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Poets compare youth with spring.

asked Feb 01 '13 at 18:58 vps New member

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You should use 'to' when you are stressing the similarities of two things.

Poets compare youth to spring.


You would use 'with' when you want to highlight differences.

A dog is more friendly when you compare it with a cat.

link comment answered Feb 02 '13 at 00:40 Lewis Neidhardt Grammarly Fellow

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