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    Will17 is offline Senior Member
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    Hi there!

    Can we say that an elephant is big and tall?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Will17 View Post
    Hi there!

    Can we say that an elephant is big and tall?

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    Absolutely.

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    Question Re: Tall

    But isn't it a pleonasm?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Will17 View Post
    But isn't it a pleonasm?
    I don't think so. Big can refer to girth or weight, but tall refers to height.

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