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    like/as

    Which is correct:

    1-He treats me like a child.
    2-He treats me as a child.

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    Re: like/as

    In your case, I'd imagine the first.

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    Re: like/as

    Thanks Tdol,
    But I am only 10 and a half years old (if you judge by my behaviour, if you judge by mere appearance, you'd give me a bit more, like half a century or so).

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    Re: like/as

    I think the judgement would have to be based on age here.

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