If my height is more than my brother I say:

I am taller then my brother

but if my height is less, which sentence is correct?

  • I am smaller then my brother

  • I am shorten then my brother

  • I am lower then my brother

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    "I am smaller than my brother" would hint at the fact that you are smaller than him in every aspect, both height and weight in most circumstances. – White Fang Mar 16 '16 at 21:34
  • "I am shorter then my brother", because taller is also specific to height. – user3169 Mar 16 '16 at 22:26

First of all, I would point you to Better then vs better than, as you should use than, not then.

As to your actual question:

I would say

I am shorter than my brother.

You could also say

I'm not as tall as my brother.

However, I would only use the second one in response to someone saying something like

You're so tall!

Otherwise, it would sound odd to me, though it's still grammatically correct.

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