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    jiangyueming is offline Junior Member
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    Cool Comparison

    “In Japan elderly people are treated with far greater respect than they are in most Western countries.” Why should I add "they are" here? Can I leave out "they are" here? Thank you!

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    Andrew. is offline Newbie
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    Default Re: Comparison

    NOT A TEACHER

    You don't have to add "they are". You can leave it out.

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    Default Re: Comparison

    A better title would have been With or without 'they are'.

    Extract from the Posting Guidelines:

    Thread titles should include all or part of the word/phrase being discussed.

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