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What's the difference of meaning Difference between "the same....as VS. theas" and "the same ......that"?

*I have the same book as you have. *I have the same book that you have.

I have the same book as you have.

I have the same book that you have.

In Korea, we learn that "the same...as"the same...as and "the same...that"the same...that have a different meaningmeanings. Above examples, teachersTeachers or grammar books let us understandsay that the first example sentence means "the book"the book is not the same one but the same kind of that book;book or one of the same books in the bookstores, andwhile the second means the book is the very book you have.  

Swan, however, explains in his book "Practical English Usage"Practical English Usage that there is no difference ofin meaning between the same...as/thattwo cases.  

The same...?? the same kind....? as...? that...? I got crazy. Whose words shoud I believeWho is correct? Before you, anonymous masters, give me an exact answer, I would collect my emotions.

What's the difference of meaning between "the same....as VS. the same ......that"?

*I have the same book as you have. *I have the same book that you have.

In Korea, we learn that "the same...as" and "the same...that" have a different meaning. Above examples, teachers or grammar books let us understand that the first means "the book" is not the same one but the same kind of that book; one of the same books in bookstores, and the second means the book is the very book you have.  

Swan, however, explains in his book "Practical English Usage" that no difference of meaning between the same...as/that.  

The same...?? the same kind....? as...? that...? I got crazy. Whose words shoud I believe? Before you, anonymous masters, give me an exact answer, I would collect my emotions.

Difference between "the same....as" and "the same ......that"

I have the same book as you have.

I have the same book that you have.

In Korea, we learn that the same...as and the same...that have different meanings. Teachers or grammar books say that the first example sentence means the book is not the same one but the same kind of that book or one of the same books in the bookstores, while the second means the book is the very book you have.

Swan, however, explains in his book Practical English Usage that there is no difference in meaning between the two cases.

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*I have the same book as you have. *I have the same book that you have.

In Korea, we learn that "the same...as" and "the same...that" have a different meaning. Above examples, tearchersteachers or grammar books let us understand that the first means "the book" is not the same one but the same kind of that book; one of the same books in bookstores, and the second means the book is the very book you have.

Swan, however, explains in his book "Practical English Usage" that no difference of meaning between the same...as/that.

The same...?? the same kind....? as...? that...? I got crazy. Whose words shoud I believe? Before you, anonymous masters, give me an exact answer, I would collect my emotions.

*I have the same book as you have. *I have the same book that you have.

In Korea, we learn that "the same...as" and "the same...that" have a different meaning. Above examples, tearchers or grammar books let us understand that the first means "the book" is not the same one but the same kind of that book; one of the same books in bookstores, and the second means the book is the very book you have.

Swan, however, explains in his book "Practical English Usage" that no difference of meaning between the same...as/that.

The same...?? the same kind....? as...? that...? I got crazy. Whose words shoud I believe? Before you, anonymous masters, give me an exact answer, I would collect my emotions.

*I have the same book as you have. *I have the same book that you have.

In Korea, we learn that "the same...as" and "the same...that" have a different meaning. Above examples, teachers or grammar books let us understand that the first means "the book" is not the same one but the same kind of that book; one of the same books in bookstores, and the second means the book is the very book you have.

Swan, however, explains in his book "Practical English Usage" that no difference of meaning between the same...as/that.

The same...?? the same kind....? as...? that...? I got crazy. Whose words shoud I believe? Before you, anonymous masters, give me an exact answer, I would collect my emotions.

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What's the difference of meaning between "the same....as VS. the same ......that"?

*I have the same book as you have. *I have the same book that you have.

In Korea, we learn that "the same...as" and "the same...that" have a different meaning. Above examples, tearchers or grammar books let us understand that the first means "the book" is not the same one but the same kind of that book; one of the same books in bookstores, and the second means the book is the very book you have.

Swan, however, explains in his book "Practical English Usage" that no difference of meaning between the same...as/that.

The same...?? the same kind....? as...? that...? I got crazy. Whose words shoud I believe? Before you, anonymous masters, give me an exact answer, I would collect my emotions.