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    AirbusA321 is offline Banned
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    twice

    When someone is 50 years old and another one is 25 years old, could he say: "You're twice as old as me"?
    Or when someone has 1 million on his bank account and someone else has only 0.5, could he say "You're twice as rich as me"?

    Is "twice" OK here or would it better to say "double as old/rich"?

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    Re: twice

    'Twice' is the word to use.

    However, you can't judge a person's wealth simply by considering their bank balance.

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