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    parallelism

    Recently, he and his family have moved to a house on the same street as me, and now our children play together almost every day.

    Why is the objective pronoun 'me' is used instead of either the possessive prounoun 'mine' or the nominative pronoun 'I'?

    Kindly make me understand.

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    Re: parallelism

    Recently, he and his family moved to a house on the same street as me, and now our children play together almost every day.
    In that context, the Modern English rule is,
    as + object

    Ex: ... moved to a house on the same street as me.
    as + (that) + subject + verb

    Ex: ... moved to a house on the same street (that) I live on.
    The traditional rule:
    as + subject
    as + subject + verb

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