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1. He is the oldest of the three.
2. he is the oldest of three.

(Which one is right?)

•English - Ms. Sue, Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 5:15pm
They are both correct.


•English - kaitlin:), Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 6:26pm
number 1 is correct because the H is capital.
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1. He is the oldest of the three.
2. He is the oldest of three.

(Thank you for your help. When there are three people on the page, and they are compared, do we have to use #1 only?)

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    No. Both are correct.

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