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Autor:  Maria Valeska
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  14/SET/2004 2:28 PM
Assunto:  Superlativos
Mensagem:  I was writing (in fact, translating) a medical text about surgery regarding some lesions an individual presented. After introducing the subject, it starts describing the lesions in detail. There are small ones, and a big one.
My question: can I write "The bigger lesion is located on ..."? I am not sure if I can use the "comparativo de superioridade" in a sentence without the presence of its comparison. In Portuguese I would say: "a lesão maior está localizada ..."
Maria Valeska

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
 Superlativos  –  Maria Valeska  14/SET/2004, 2:28 PM
Re: Superlativos  –  Mara  14/SET/2004, 4:15 PM
Re: Superlativos  –  Lu  14/SET/2004, 4:16 PM
Re: Superlativos  –  Tom  14/SET/2004, 5:11 PM
Re: Superlativos  –  orlando  14/SET/2004, 5:31 PM
Re: Superlativos  –  Tom  14/SET/2004, 5:33 PM
Re: Clareando  –  orlando  14/SET/2004, 5:54 PM
Re: Superlativos  –  Maria Valeska  15/SET/2004, 12:46 PM

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