Yesterday I was listening to BBC World Service, in which the presenter said,
I understand what he meant and meanwhile this collocation reminds me of another I learnt- one week to go. I remember when Beijing held the Olympic Games, China Daily's English edition counted down how many days left for the Games to start and the bottom-right corner of its front page updated the remaining days, saying that:The World Cup is only one week away.
I would like to ask you if in the World Cup case I could use those two interchangeably. Thank you.24 days to go