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    Wink Are the two sentences the same????

    A is 2 times greater than B → A=2B
    A is 2 times as great as B → A=2B

    The answers would be greatly appreciated.

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    Re: Are the two sentences the same????

    The most natural way of saying this is " A is twice as big/large as B" or "A is twice the amount/size of B".

    Similar questions have been raised here:

    https://www.usingenglish.com/forum/a...t=times+bigger
    https://www.usingenglish.com/forum/a...ve-degree.html

    A more informative title for your thread would have been Two times greater/as great?

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    Re: Are the two sentences the same????

    Would something like this be acceptable?
    A is two times as much/many as B.

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