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    Question The wall of your house is bigger than mine

    Please make me clear here.

    Your house is bigger than mine.
    This is correct...
    But if I say..

    The wall of your house is bigger than mine.

    Is it right... ??? The second one. ??

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    Re: The wall of your house is bigger than mine

    Yes, it's grammatical. It's not clear what you want it to mean, though.
    “Every miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud, adopts as a last resource pride in the nation to which he belongs; he is ready and happy to defend all its faults and follies tooth and nail, thus reimbursing himself for his own inferiority.”

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    #3

    Re: The wall of your house is bigger than mine

    I don't see the sense in the sentence. There are more than one wall in a house surely.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: The wall of your house is bigger than mine

    I would use 'is' instead of 'are' in the above post because 'more than one wall' is singular.
    I am not a teacher.

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