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  1. Newbie
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    "can be one more"

    Which is correct?

    They were so kind to him. He felt like he could...
    A) be one more brother.
    B) be another brother.
    C) be a brother too.

    Any suggestion???

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    #2

    Re: "can be one more"

    Quote Originally Posted by Acribus View Post
    Which is correct?

    They were so kind to him. He felt like he could...
    A) be one more brother.
    B) be another brother.
    C) be a brother too.

    Any suggestion???
    Hello Acribus, welcome to the forums. I could imagine all of them being used, they are all grammatical and natural enough in the appropriate context.

  3. Newbie
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    Re: "can be one more"

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    Hello Acribus, welcome to the forums. I could imagine all of them being used, they are all grammatical and natural enough in the appropriate context.
    Thank you! So it has to do with the context? Could you give me some examples?

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