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    #1

    His age

    Hi guys,

    Please check.

    "We both are same age(I am also 21 and he is also 21) or "we both were same age at that time(I was 21 and he as well) or "He is my age(He is as old as me) or "I am his age". Are these sentences correct?

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    #2

    Re: His age

    Just say 'We are both 21'.

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    #3

    Re: His age

    If you're both 21, you've always been the same age, with the exception of the days/weeks/months between the two birthdays.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #4

    Re: His age

    So is it incorect to say "We both are/were same age" or "He is my age"? I know I can say we both are 21.

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    #5

    Re: His age

    You could say We are the same age.

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    #6

    Re: His age

    I am not a teacher.

    As emsr2d2 pointed out, if you're the same age now you were the same age then.

    I wouldn't use 'both', it is redundant. You can say, 'we are both vegetarians', (because one of you might not be), but not, 'we are both the same age' because you are implying that you are the same age as each other. It isn't possible for only one of you to be the same age.

    You could say that you are both the same age as someone else, though.

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