English grammar questions, answered by Alan
- Rising Star
- Posts: 425
- Joined: Wed May 07, 2008 3:58 pm
- Status: English Learner
My best friend passed away at age 45.
Should it be "the age of 45" instead?
- Posts: 13014
- Joined: Mon Dec 29, 2003 7:56 pm
- Status: English Teacher
The first is AmE, the second more common in BrE.