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  1. maldavion
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    Grammar

    I have a question about the following structures.

    Example.

    Statement 1: He is rich.
    Response 1: Not nearly as rich as you are.

    Is the below variation in Response 2 correct prescriptively?


    Statement 1: He is rich.
    Response 1: Not nearly as you.

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    #2
    In the second example, the response is incomplete.

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    I think it's a case of a bit too much being taken out.

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