Questions tagged with comparisons

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Incorrect comparisons
Should it bother me when somewhen says an item is five times lighter than another item. Or one store is ...
COMPARISONS comparison +1 vote, asked Sep 22 '15 by RichS
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Comparatives or superlatives?
Why are people using more and most in descriptions rather than the suffixes -er and -est?
COMPARISONS more MOST superlatives 0 votes, asked Mar 23 '15 by Brenda W. Elmore
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Please could you tell me which of the following options I should select? Of all relatives, John comes early (often, ...
COMPARISONS 0 votes, asked Feb 01 '15 by eva
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Verbs in Incomplete Comparisons?
Consider the following sentence: "You cannot format text like I do." Is this an incomplete comparison? A friend told me ...
incomplete COMPARISONS Verbs agreement 0 votes, asked Feb 11 '14 by Derek Lipkin
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incomplete comparisons
Grammarly suggests to review the incomplete comparison in the following sentence. "Clusters with beryllium bound to two oxygen atoms show ...
COMPARISONS 0 votes, asked Oct 12 '13 by Ravindra Shinde
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Find the error in the use of comparisons.
1. For many years, the observatory at Mount Palomar was larger than any in the world. 2. Macros make using ...
error COMPARISONS find 0 votes, asked Sep 22 '13 by james parker
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The usage of which and that
Question of the day: This is the antique fountain pen which my late grandmother gave me. This is the antique ...
which that COMPARISONS 0 votes, asked Aug 31 '13 by Chantal
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How Do I Make This a Complete Comparison?
Can someone please tell me how to make this sentence a complete comparison? I tried everything and I'm at wit's ...
incomplete COMPARISONS 0 votes, asked Jul 02 '13 by Julie Anne
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How to REPEAT my own dvds?
Please understand the difference between cd duplication company and reproduction when answering this. I realize the distinction but I do ...
cd duplication COMPARISONS 0 votes, asked Mar 14 '13 by Casey
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compared to; compared with; in comparison with
Please tell me is there the principal difference in usage between these combinations (e.g. to describe graphs)? compared to compared ...
COMPARISONS +1 vote, asked Dec 02 '12 by Lola
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It seems than often, when referring to time, MORE THAN and LONGER THAN are interchangable. Please correct me if I'm ...
COMPARISONS 0 votes, asked May 25 '12 by Ian Marshall
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