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Autor:  CR
E-mail:  crs@sbcuc.net
Data:  16/JUN/2007 10:24 PM
Assunto:  Comparatives

In the sentences below, would it be right to replace older and taller by the oldest or the tallest ?

a.    Who is older, Bill or Philip?

b.    Who is taller, Peter or Mike?

a.    Who is older, Bill or Philip?        OK for 2

b.    Who is taller, Peter or Mike?        OK for 2

c.     Who is the oldest, Bill, Philip, Peter, or Mike?    For 3 or more

c.     Who is the tallest, Bill, Philip, Peter, or Mike?     For 3 or more


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Comparatives  –  Pedro  15/JUN/2007, 8:03 PM
Comparatives  –  Paula  15/JUN/2007, 8:49 PM
 Comparatives  –  CR  16/JUN/2007, 10:24 PM

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