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On 1/20/07, Henrik Theiling <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
> German uses two constructions:
>
>   a) treat it like a comparison:
>
>              A ist größer als B.
>         lit. A is larger than B
>
>              A ist anders als B.
>         lit. A is different than B
>

What about equality? Considering that equality follows the idea of
comparison (as much as difference does), do Germans say something like
"A is equal than B"? If not so, it would be at least a construction
possible to be adopted in a future conlang.

Antonielly Garcia Rodrigues