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    You can compare the dark and bright.

    Hi!

    I was wondering about if it is possible to write: "You can compare the dark and bright" - without a noun?

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    Re: You can compare the dark and bright.

    'Dark' and 'light' are nouns in 'the dark and the light'.
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    Re: You can compare the dark and bright.

    Dim might be a more appropriate attribute to compare with bright. Dim means "emitting little light" in both BrE and AmE; in BrE and sometimes in AmE, it also means "unintelligent". Bright means "intelligent" as well as "emitting a lot of light".
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    Re: You can compare the dark and bright.

    Quote Originally Posted by mwfuglesang View Post

    I was wondering about if it is possible to write ...
    Note my correction above.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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