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    #11

    Exclamation Re: we/us native speakers

    Quote Originally Posted by dragn View Post
    Nope, sorry. This structure doesn't take a possessive adjective; it takes a pronoun.

    Greg
    What!?

    Your English seems to be as good as us.

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    #12

    Re: we/us native speakers

    Quote Originally Posted by engee30 View Post
    What!?

    Your English seems to be as good as us.
    No, I don't think that works, you're comparing apples and oranges, people and languages. I think you mean something like "You speak English as well as us."

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    #13

    Cool Re: we/us native speakers

    Quote Originally Posted by konungursvia View Post
    Your English seems to be as good as us.
    No, I don't think that works..."
    Neither do I.

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    #14

    Re: we/us native speakers

    Agreed, you weren't the person who introduced the dubious locution.

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