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Aug 13 2008   1:05PM GMT

Quiz: Writing for business 0813



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
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than/then
transparent_screen.jpg Which is correct?

Because we’re learning more about how metamaterials refract light, you could say that Harry Potter’s cloak of invisibility is more science ______ fiction.
a. then
b. than

Answer: b

Explanation: Use “than” when you are making comparisons. Use “then” if you are talking about time.

Scientists closer to developing invisibility cloak

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