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Preposition vs. conjunction

Which of the following versions are you, personally, more likely to use? (I know it may be difficult to assess your own usage once asked.)

She was taller than him.
51(71.8%)
She was taller than he was.
20(28.2%)


This poll is thanks to a question that geesepalace asked me about British vs. US usage.

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owlfish
Feb. 27th, 2012 03:44 pm (UTC)
Thus far, with 56 poll responses, only 12 people have chosen the second option; however, with one exception, those 12 are all North American.