Can you use not instead of neither when comparing two items like

He is not my brother nor my friend

instead of

He is neither my brother nor my friend

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    Quick answer is yes. Say, did you get a chance to take our tour? Your posts will only improve with those tips. – Yosef Baskin Aug 1 '17 at 2:28
  • I think the first sentence is better as "He is not my brother or my friend." – Xanne Aug 1 '17 at 7:59

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