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    aysaa is offline Senior Member
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    Hi,

    -Too better.
    Too younger.
    Too much younger..

    -Very better.
    Very younger.
    Very much younger.

    Can we use these structures in sentences?

    Thanks.

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    Default Re: too younger

    Only 'very much younger' works in that selection of phrases.

    'My wife is very much younger than me.'

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    Default Re: too younger

    "Too much younger" is also fine I think:

    You can't date this guy. He's too much younger than you.

    (Or too young for you, but that's possibly different.)

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    Default Re: too younger

    Quote Originally Posted by birdeen's call View Post
    "Too much younger" is also fine I think:

    You can't date this guy. He's too much younger than you.

    Unnatural to the point of unacceptability, I'm afraid. One could, however, say 'too many years younger'.

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