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13 Jul 2007, 04:12
Whats the difference between 'during' and 'at the time of' ? Can these be used interchangebaly. Please see example below.

During the Great Depression, industrial output fell by nearly fifty percent from its peak in 1929 to its nadir in 1933.

At the time of Great Depression, industrial output fell by nearly fifty percent from its peak in 1929 to its nadir in 1933.
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13 Jul 2007, 04:14
I think DURING is better because it makes the sentence more concise.
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