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the fastest of

Post by azz » Mon Oct 26, 2020 1:27 am

a. He runs the fastest of any student.
b. He runs the fastest of all students.

c. He runs the fastest of any of our student.
d. He runs the fastest of all of our students.


Which of the above sentences are grammatically correct?
Which are natural?

Many thanks
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Re: the fastest of

Post by Bobinwales » Tue Oct 27, 2020 12:29 am

I don't really like any of them.
I would suggest, "He runs faster than any of the other students".
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Re: the fastest of

Post by Erik_Kowal » Tue Oct 27, 2020 6:54 am

I agree with Bob.
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