Element FORM: 'THE SAME' (+ NOUN) + 'AS' + CLAUSE
SubCat comparatives
Lexical Range N/A
Level B2
Cando Can use 'the same' (+ noun) + 'as' + clause.
Corrected Learner Example Maybe I'll do the same thing as you did. (Brazil; B1 THRESHOLD; 2003; Portuguese; Pass)

She was the same as I remembered her, long-haired and green-eyed. (Greece; B2 VANTAGE; 2000; Greek; Pass)

Some people say that friendship today is not the same as it used to be. (Portugal; B2 VANTAGE; 2008; Portuguese; Pass)
Uncorrected Learner Example
Comments The clause following 'as' is often a short form.

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