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Why do some people say "for A LONGEST time" when they mean "for THE longest time"? Is it slang? Is it misspoken? What are your thoughts on it? It turns out that a lot of people say this and I don't get why. Here's some examples: https://es.youglish.com/pronounce/for%20a%20lon...

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Why do some people say "for A LONGEST time" when they mean "for THE longest time"? Is it slang? Is it misspoken? What are your thoughts on it? It turns out that a lot of people say this and I don't get why. Here's some examples: https://es.youglish.com/pronounce/for%20a%20longest%20time/english
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