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    This young or old.

    Can we say "I can't believe that she is this 'young' or 'old'?"

    Please check.

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    Re: This young or old.

    "This" is unlikely. "That" would be more natural.

    A: My aunt is 98.
    B: Wow! I can't believe she's that old.

    Note that B could also say "I can't believe she's so​ old".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: This young or old.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    "This" is unlikely. "That" would be more natural.

    A: My aunt is 98.
    B: Wow! I can't believe she's that old.

    Note that B could also say "I can't believe she's so​ old".
    Okay, so we can use "that young" or "that old" in a sentence.

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    Re: This young or old.

    There is no need to repeat what ems has just told you.

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