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    How to use "exceed"

    If the speed limit is 60 MPH (Miles Per Hour), the speed is 80 MPH.
    Can I say "20 MPH exceed" or "20 MPH exceed the speed limit"?
    Should I use "exceed" or "exceeds" in this case?
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    Re: How to use "exceed"

    As a verb: "He exceeded the speed limit by 20 mph."

    As a noun: "He was 20 mph in excess of the speed limit."

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