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    #1

    It is considered to be / as

    Hi,

    - It is considered to be one of the best restaurants in town.
    - It is considered as one of the best restaurants in town.

    I would like to ask if the two usages are OK or not

    Thanks.

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    #2

    Re: It is considered to be / as

    Yes they are.
    I'm not a teacher of English, but I have spoken it for (almost) all of my life....

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    #3

    Re: It is considered to be / as

    For the second, I would use It is regarded as one of the best....

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    #4

    Re: It is considered to be / as

    I am not a teacher.

    Or, if you want to use 'considered' in the second sentence, omit the 'as'.

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