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    Can one say:

    a. I have better.
    b. I have better than you.

    instead of:

    c. I have better results/information etc. (depending on the context).
    d. I have better restults/information etc. than you.

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    Default Re: better

    Quote Originally Posted by azz
    Can one say:

    a. I have better.
    b. I have better than you.

    instead of:

    c. I have better results/information etc. (depending on the context).
    d. I have better restults/information etc. than you.
    In the first sentence, you are trying to use better as a noun. It doesn't work. In the second sentence, better is being used as an adjective, but the noun it is supposed to be modifying is missing.


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