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    Raul Kidman is offline Newbie
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    Question Air is to us what water is to fish.

    can i use a saying like this?
    "An accountant is to a company what history is to a man. "
    transformed from a saying: "Air is to us what water is to fish."
    please answer "YES" / "NO", and give me your opinions, thanks a lot.

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    Re: Air is to us what water is to fish.

    Quote Originally Posted by Raul Kidman View Post
    can i use a saying like this?
    "An accountant is to a company what history is to a man. "
    transformed from a saying: "Air is to us what water is to fish."
    please answer "YES" / "NO", and give me your opinions, thanks a lot.
    You "can", but I don't understand your analogy. And I suggest that you replace "what" with "as".


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