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Autor:  Josi
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  28/MAI/2015 12:23 PM
Assunto:  how old x age
 
Mensagem:  Both are technically correct but in informal social conversation you should use "how old are you?". "What is your age?" is much more formal, like in an interview, in a doctor's office, police questioning etc. People don't normally use it in everyday chat.


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how old x age   –  Mariana Santos  28/MAI/2015, 8:44 AM
 how old x age   –  Josi  28/MAI/2015, 12:23 PM
how old x age   –  Mariana Santos  28/MAI/2015, 9:46 PM
how old x age   –  Josi  29/MAI/2015, 10:47 AM

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