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    #1

    He's two years older than I.

    Hi,

    Are the following correct?

    He's two years older than I.
    He's older than I by two years.
    He's senior to me by two years.
    He's two years senior to me.

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    #2

    Re: He's two years older than I.

    Nearly every Anglophone would use me in all four sentences. A few amateur grammarians continue to tell them they're wrong.
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    #3

    Re: He's two years older than I.

    Note that 'senior' can have a meaning different from 'older'.

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    #4

    Re: He's two years older than I.

    He's two years older than me.

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    #5

    Re: He's two years older than I.

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    Nearly every Anglophone would use me in all four sentences. A few amateur grammarians continue to tell them they're wrong.
    That is, some people insist that I is the only "correct" pronoun in the first two sentences. Your teachers may be among them, so you should find out what they prefer. Native Anglophones hardly ever use I in sentences like your samples.
    I am not a teacher.

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