1. MAVIGU Senior Member

    SPANISH
    Hi again!

    Can I use "short" and "small" to talk about a person's height?

    For example:

    My brother is shorter / smaller than me.

    thanks a lot!!
     
  2. Chris K Senior Member

    Tacoma WA, US
    English / US
    "Shorter" is more specific, but yes, we occasionally use "smaller" with regard to height. When in doubt, use "shorter."
     
  3. fenixpollo

    fenixpollo Mod, I say, Moderator

    Arizona
    American English
    What are you trying to say in Spanish?
     

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