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    Post Is this a good sentence?

    Dear friend,

    Can you please tell me if the following sentence is a good one? Do we say 'nearer to' in this case? Thank you!

    "I sit nearer the blackboard than Jenny does in this classroom."

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    Re: Is this a good sentence?

    Both are acceptable.

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    Post Re: Is this a good sentence?

    Thank you, fivejedjon.

    I would like to know if you were me, how would you rewrite this sentence?

    Thank you!

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