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Thread #153852   Message #3606826
Posted By: Gurney
03-Mar-14 - 02:32 PM
Thread Name: BS: Omitted noun figure of speech
Subject: RE: BS: Omitted noun figure of speech
In NZ, it is common to hear the the comparative item missed out.

It's as cold as! The car's as fast as! The shoes were as cheap as!