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    of

    It moves at half the speed of the others.

    I think even if 'of' was added as:

    It moves at half of the speed of the others

    it would sound OK. Then what about this:

    It moves at four times the speed of the others.

    If 'of' was added as this, would it sound completely wrong?

    It moves at four times of the speed of the others.

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    Re: of

    Quote Originally Posted by Taka View Post
    It moves at half the speed of the others.

    I think even if 'of' was added as: It moves at half of the speed of the others it would sound OK. You are right.

    Then what about this: It moves at four times the speed of the others.

    If 'of' was added as this, would it sound completely wrong? It moves at four times of the speed of the others.
    Yes. It's completely wrong.
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    Re: of

    Quote Originally Posted by chendq90 View Post
    very good.
    What is very good? Please remember to start every sentence with a capital letter.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: of

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    What is very good? Please remember to start every sentence with a capital letter.
    It was spam.

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