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    our equals/ our inferiors/ our superiors

    Hi, is it gramatically correct to say "We should show respect to our equals/ our inferiors/ our superiors."? Furthermore, do our equals/ our

    inferiors and our superiors
    mean "those who are equal/ inferior / superior to us?

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    Re: our equals/ our inferiors/ our superiors

    Your interpretation is correct. However, I would say 1) We should show respect to everyone and 2) although "superiors" is still used to mean "a person who is of a higher grade" in a work situation, the word "inferior(s)" sounds somewhat derogatory.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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