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    elder, order

    Tim, Jo and Bob are brothers and sister.

    Tim is 6 years old
    Jo is 4 years old
    Bob is 2 years old
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    Are the following sentences correct?

    1. Tim is the eldest brother of Jo and Bob.
    2. Jo is older than Bob
    3. Jo is the elder brother of Bob.

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    Re: elder, order

    1. Tim is the eldest brother of Jo and Bob.
    I'd say Tim is the eldest or Tim is older than Jo and Bob.

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    Re: elder, order

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