He can speak English better than ［as
well as］ (he could) five years ago.
⇒⇒ Compared with five years ago, he can speak English better.
You can buy a house cheaper in America
than (you can) in Japan.
⇒⇒ Compared with (in) Japan, in America, you can buy a house
⇒⇒ Compared with (in) Japan, in America, houses are not
He has become a little more patient than
(he was) in his youth ［before he had a kid］.
We will get a better service at this hotel
than (we will) at that one.
He could have gotten a job with one of the
leading companies. Though he was capable enough and the
company acknowledged it as well, he was so unlucky that
one of the worst-ever economic slowdowns enabled them to
employ none of the applicants that year.
Choose such friends as will give you
benefit ［you will get benefit from］.
He has as much money as he needs to
buy the house ［is needed to buy the house］.
This is the same dictionary as I have.
This is the same dictionary that I have
As is often the case with politicians,
he accepted a bribe.
She is very careful, as her job shows.
Don't give children more money than is
needed ［they need］.
There is no mother but loves her children.
≒ There is no mother that does not love her children.
They built a house in the same way as
the ancient people had done.
＜東京 新宿 ＞