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    Default a smaller size and body weight....

    "A smaller size and body weight means they can move easier." Which adjective modifies "weight" : is it "smaller" or "body"?

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    Default Re: a smaller size and body weight....

    Quote Originally Posted by birgit33 View Post
    "A smaller size and body weight means they can move easier." Which adjective modifies "weight" : is it "smaller" or "body"?
    It's poorly written. Where did you find it?

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    Default Re: a smaller size and body weight....

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    It's poorly written. Where did you find it?
    Perhaps birgit33 might think about why.
    (The first problem is the one that made you post the question. But there are others.)

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    Default Re: a smaller size and body weight....

    Both "body" and "smaller" modify "weight." Or you can consider "body weight" to be a compound noun.

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