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'Unlike me' vs 'Different to me'



 
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'Unlike me' vs 'Different to me' #1 (permalink) Tue May 04, 2010 4:53 am   'Unlike me' vs 'Different to me'
 

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ESL/EFL Test #836 "More Common Errors (1)", question 6

......... me, Sharon really likes tennis. I prefer golf.

(a) Special to
(b) Different to
(c) Particular
(d) Unlike

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #836 "More Common Errors (1)", answer 6

Unlike me, Sharon really likes tennis. I prefer golf.

Correct answer: (d) Unlike

Your answer was: incorrect
Different to me, Sharon really likes tennis. I prefer golf.
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Why diferent to me it's wrong?

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'Unlike me' vs 'Different to me' #2 (permalink) Tue May 04, 2010 5:10 am   'Unlike me' vs 'Different to me'
 

'Different to' is incorrect grammar.
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