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    stingiest relative

    If somebody asked me: "Beachboy, who's your stingiest relative?", would it be wrong or maybe strange if I answered "My mother is"?

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    Re: stingiest relative

    No, it would be natural. You might even begin with something like "It's not even close! My mother is."
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: stingiest relative

    You could simply use My mother.

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