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    Double the age of

    Hi guys,

    Are these sentences correct "I am double the age of yours" , " I am twice as old as him" , " He is half of my age"?

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    #2

    Re: Double the age of

    The first is not natural, The other two are fine. The third would be better as "half my age".

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    Re: Double the age of

    Thanks for the reply, I need some more replies.

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    #4

    Re: Double the age of

    Here's one.
    Please be aware that I'm neither a native English speaker nor a teacher.

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    Re: Double the age of

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    Thanks for the reply. I need some more replies.
    Why? Are you hoping for a different answer?

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    Re: Double the age of

    We're not here to fill quotas of replies. If the first responder gives an answer that we agree with, we don't add pointless extra replies. Generally, we just click the Like button on the original reply, as three of us have already done.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Double the age of

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    I need some more replies.
    What for? How many ways of saying the same thing do you need? I'll give you one more: I am twice his age.

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    #8

    Re: Double the age of

    Thanks.

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    Re: Double the age of

    Your appreciation is welcome but there is no need to write a new post to say Thank you. Simply click the Thank button on any posts you find helpful. It means that we don't have to open the thread again to read your new post and then find that it doesn't include any new information or an additional question.

    It saves everybody's time.

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