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Forum: Vocabulary December 09, 2019, 10:16 AM
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Posted By Sancho Panther
The result was different from what he thought it...

The result was different from what he thought it would be, or 'to' what he thought it would be.

Different than is definitely regarded as a solecism by grammarians on this side of the Atlantic.
Forum: Vocabulary December 06, 2019, 11:44 AM
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Posted By Sancho Panther
Going back to "Patadura" sometimes when my wife...

Going back to "Patadura" sometimes when my wife spots an ageing singer or film actress on tv she will often say "¡Mira qué maquillada está - tiene más arrugas qué la bota de un cojo!", always makes...
Forum: Vocabulary September 08, 2019, 06:07 AM
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Posted By Sancho Panther
Post #1 Not wishing to appear pedantic or...

Post #1

Not wishing to appear pedantic or offensive (it is a language learning forum!) but "Different than" is regarded as incorrect in the UK - 'different from' is the preferred usage on this...
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