used for comparing one person, thing, or situation with another
as...as: Simon isn’t as tall as his brother.
I don’t play football as much as I used to.
I can’t run as fast as you.
just as: We all need regular exercise, but a healthy diet is just as important.
half/twice/three times etc. as much: A house in San Francisco costs twice as much as a similar house in some nearby cities.
the same as: Barbara’s suggestion was almost exactly the same as mine.
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