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Could you help me with these please, tell me which you would say please?

- He's cheap compared to what he makes./His cheapness is in inverse relation to the money he makes.
- He's shy with everyone but me./He's shy about going into the fridge at other people's house even when he's bought the food.
- The dog will recognize/detect the humans scent. That's how they recognize people they haven't seen in a while./Dogs recognize people from/by their scent.

- I hurt myself in/on the same spot.

Thank you
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- He's cheap [compared to / considering] what he makes./His cheapness is in inverse relation to the money he makes. Ooph! Not the second one. I'd never say that. (The math is wrong anyway because (I think) you want to say that his stinginess increases as his money increases. Both parameters increasing in parallel is a direct proportion, not an inverse one.)

- He's shy with everyone but me./He's shy about going into the fridge at other people's houses even when he's bought the food. Both fine.

- The dog Dogs [will /can] recognize/detect the humans human scent. That's how they recognize people they haven't seen in a while./Dogs recognize people from/by their scent.
- I hurt myself in/on the same spot.

CJ
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Hello Califjim,

here is were I see inverse proportion relation to
http://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/british/inverse .