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What's the error in following sentence?

I am better adapted to the climate than you.

The book says it's error free but I guess it's printing mistake because from what I have learned is that when we compare, we compare two equal things so the correct sentence should be : I am better adapted to the climate than you are. Am I right ?

Consider this example:
Incorrect:

The streets of London are cleaner than New York.

Correct:

The streets of London are cleaner than those of New York.

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    I like your version better, but I think the book is correct that the ending verb is optional. Perhaps someone with more grammar knowledge than I (have) will give a more informed opinion. – Andrew May 27 '17 at 17:34
  • @Andrew I am saying so because consider this example if I say The streets of London are cleaner than Newyork then this sentence is wrong . Correct sentence will be The streets of London are cleaner than those of Newyork. – user212388 May 27 '17 at 17:42
  • "The streets of London are cleaner than New York's. " – Kreiri May 27 '17 at 18:20
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    @user212388 I think your examples are better style but I suspect they're not more grammatical. – Andrew May 27 '17 at 19:33
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In your examples the parts that are left are are assumed, and it is a standard construction to do it this way.

I am better adapted to the climate than you (are adapted).
The streets of London are cleaner than New York' (are clean).
I am taller than you (are tall).

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    To be explicit. Both sentences that the OP says are "incorrect" are perfectly well formed complete English sentences. – James K Aug 1 '17 at 9:27

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