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as bad or worse than…/ as good or better than…

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield

in Fowler’s Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage

Third edition

Published in print January 2016 | ISBN: 9780199666317
Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191800979
as bad or worse than…/ as good or better than…

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are examples of what are known as ‘mixed constructions in which an element, in this case the second as (

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