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    Default As bad as/ Bad as that woman's job was, it was enough to keep a small family alive.

    1. As bad as that woman's job was, it was enough to keep a small family alive.

    2. Bad as that woman's job was, it was enough to keep a small family alive.


    Are the both same in meaning?
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    Default Re: As bad as/ Bad as that woman's job was, it was enough to keep a small family ali

    They both look the same to me.

    If you meant to miss out 'As' in #2, they would both mean the same.

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    Default Re: As bad as/ Bad as that woman's job was, it was enough to keep a small family ali

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    They both look the same to me.

    If you meant to miss out 'As' in #2, they would both mean the same.

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    Default Re: As bad as/ Bad as that woman's job was, it was enough to keep a small family ali

    wotcha, please don't edit your post after someone has responded to it. Rover's response now seems pointless, though it was relevant when your second sentence read, as it did pre-editing: As bad as that woman's job was, it was enough to keep a small family alive.
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    Default Re: As bad as/ Bad as that woman's job was, it was enough to keep a small family ali

    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    wotcha, please don't edit your post after someone has responded to it. Rover's response now seems pointless, though it was relevant when your second sentence read, as it did pre-editing: As bad as that woman's job was, it was enough to keep a small family alive.
    Sorry, I will keep that in mind.

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    Default Re: As bad as/ Bad as that woman's job was, it was enough to keep a small family ali

    Quote Originally Posted by wotcha View Post
    Sorry, I will keep that in mind.
    Or, if you do edit it, there's a box which reads "Reason for editing". Fill it out if you are otherwise going to make subsequent replies look irrelevant.

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