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  1. #1
    Anonymous Guest

    Different or same

    My english teacher said that "an old broken window" and "a broken old window" are the same.
    I disagreed.
    Who's right?

  2. #2
    Tdol is offline Editor,
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    You are. The emphasis is different. The second links the age more to the window than the breakage.

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