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    Comparative

    Please help me:

    "My friend has fewer books than me / I."

    Thank you.

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    Re: Comparative

    Quote Originally Posted by chutanphat View Post
    Please help me:

    "My friend has fewer books than me / I."

    Thank you.
    (Not a teacher)

    Both are possible.me is more informal.

    She's older than me(informal) She is older than I (am ).(formal)


    examples are copied from Micheal Swan's work:Practical English UsageŽ published by Oxford university Press 2005

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