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erik19283



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PostPosted: Sun Oct 16, 2005 4:31 am    Post subject: synonym for/of Reply with quote

Hello,

I'd like to know what the proper expression is, or if both are correct:

1)... is synonym for ...
2)... is synonym of ...

I think that both are good, but do they have the same meaning?
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dabro



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PostPosted: Mon Oct 17, 2005 6:48 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hello, Erik.

1)... is A synonym for ...
2)... is A synonym of ...

are both acceptable, as is "synonymous with .. "
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