Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Posts
    1
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default "Equivalent to " or "Equivalent of"

    I would like to know which is gramatically correct : "Equivalent to " or "Equivalent of" ?


  2. #2
    Mister Micawber's Avatar
    Mister Micawber is offline Key Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • Japan
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Posts
    1,855
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: "Equivalent to " or "Equivalent of"

    .
    I believe that either 'equivalent to' (adjective) or 'the equivalent of' (noun) are acceptable.

    .

Similar Threads

  1. "let go" or "let go of"
    By Unregistered in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 13-Mar-2005, 05:02
  2. The negative form of" I like sth better."
    By zhengl_2000 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 08-Jan-2005, 02:08
  3. Sentences with "a pair of"
    By jack in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 02-Dec-2004, 07:06
  4. "die of" and "die from"
    By Anonymous in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 04-Apr-2003, 10:21

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Hotchalk