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    Batman45 is offline Senior Member
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    Default It's not too far away from my place. VS It's not too far from my place.

    Can you say: It's not too far away from my place. VS It's not too far from my place.

    Are both ok?

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    Default Re: It's not too far away from my place. VS It's not too far from my place.

    Both are ok in AmE.

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    MikeNewYork is offline VIP Member
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    Default Re: It's not too far away from my place. VS It's not too far from my place.

    I prefer it without "away".

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