as vs that, who :

as or that who

In some American dialects it is common to say things like “I see lots of folks as hasn’t got the sense to come in out out of the rain.” In standard English, the expression would be “folks that” or “folks who.”

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  • n  a very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms; arsenic and arsenic compounds are used as herbicides and insecticides and various alloys; found in arsenopyrite and orpiment and realgar
  • n  a United States territory on the eastern part of the island of Samoa
  • n  a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation
  • n  any of several fat-soluble vitamins essential for normal vision; prevents night blindness or inflammation or dryness of the eyes
  • n  one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose)
  • n  (biochemistry) purine base found in DNA and RNA; pairs with thymine in DNA and with uracil in RNA
  • n  the basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
  • n  the 1st letter of the Roman alphabet
  • n  the blood group whose red cells carry the A antigen
  • r  to the same degree (often followed by `as')
    birds were singing and the child sang as sweetly
    sang as sweetly as a nightingale
    he is every bit as mean as she is
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