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    kencongcong is offline Newbie
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    Difference between these two sentences

    Hi everyone,

    What is the difference between these two sentences?

    It's the most idyllic scenes.

    It's the most idyllic of scenes.

    Thanks

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    Re: Difference between these two sentences

    Quote Originally Posted by kencongcong View Post
    Hi everyone,

    What is the difference between these two sentences?

    It's the most idyllic scenes.

    It's the most idyllic of scenes.

    Thanks
    The difference is that the first sentence is not grammatically correct. It should be "It is the most idyllic scene" or "They are the most idyllic scenes".

    Second sentence is correct.

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    Re: Difference between these two sentences

    Thank you very much~

    How about if I remove "It's" in these two sentences:

    The most idyllic scene.

    The most idyllic of scenes.

    Is there any difference in meaning?

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    Re: Difference between these two sentences

    If you remove "It's" you don't have a sentence. "It" is the subject of the sentence and, as I'm sure you know, a subject is essential to a sentence. As for difference in meaning, see freezeframe's response. There is no other difference.

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    Re: Difference between these two sentences

    It is also possible to say: It's a most idyllic scene.

    most
    means (roughly) extremely here.

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