Unit 104 Comparison 3 (as . . . as / than)

 비교  3


  • 다음의 예를 보겠습니다.
    Sarah, Eric, and David are all millionaires. They are all very rich.
    Sarah has $20 million, Eric has $15 million, and David has $10 million. So:
    Eric is rich.
    He is richer than David.
    But he isn’t as rich as Sarah. (= Sarah is richer than he is.)
  • not as . . . (as): (만큼) …하지 않다.
    • Richard isn’t as old as he looks. (= he looks older than he is)
    • The shopping mall wasn’t as crowded as usual. (= it is usually more crowded)
    • Jenny didn’t do as well on the test as she had hoped. (= she had hoped to do better)
    • The weather is better today. It’s not as cold. (= yesterday was colder)
    • I don’t know as many people as you do. (= you know more people)
    • A: How much did it cost? Fifty dollars?
      B: No, not as much as that. (= less than fifty dollars)
  • not so . . . (as) 는 not as . . . (as) 와 유사합니다.
    • It’s not warm, but it isn’t so cold as yesterday. (= it isn’t as cold as . . .)
  • less . . . thannot as . . . as 와 비슷합니다.
    • I spent less money than you. (= I didn’t spend as much money as you)
    • The shopping mall was less crowded than usual. (= it wasn’t as crowded as usual)
    • Ted talks less than his brother. (= he doesn’t talk as much as his brother does)


  • as . . . as (but not so . . . as)는 긍정문과 의문문에 사용하고 so . . . as 는 부정문에 사용합니다.
    • I’m sorry I’m late. I got here as fast as I could.
    • There’s plenty of food. You can have as much as you want.
    • Let’s walk. It’s just as quick as taking the bus.
    • Can you send me the money as soon as possible, please?
  • twice as . . . as, three times as . . . as 등으로 표현하는 배수:
    • Gas is twice as expensive as it was a few years ago.
    • Their house is about three times as big as ours.


  • the same as (not the same like) = …와 같은:
    • Ann’s salary is the same as mine.  or  Ann makes the same salary as me.
    • David is the same age as James.
    • “What would you like to drink?”  “I’ll have the same as you.”

  D     Than me / than I am, etc.

  • 다음의 예를 보겠습니다.
    • You are taller than I am.
      (not usually You’re taller than I)
    • or  You are taller than me.
    • He’s not as clever as she is.
    • or  He’s not as clever as her.
    • They have more money than we do.
    • or  They have more money than us.
    • I can’t run as fast as he can.
    • or  I can’t run as fast as him.

 § than/as 다음에 동사가 없는 경우 목적격 me/him/her/them/us 사용이 일반적입니다.

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