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The Present Perfect when talking about the future

Here is the piece from a video game. An authoress is going to write a book series called The Doomstones. The local newspaper, the Courier, interviews her. She assured the Courier that she will fill ...
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not only A of W but also { B, C, D / X, Y, Z}

From this article I found this sentence - The achievement includes not only the great wealth of the planter aristocracy but also American and British manufacturing, commerce and the financial ...
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Ellipsis after negative comparative with 'than'?

I ask NOT about comparatives stated in the positive; I ask about those involving a negation (what I tried to imply by 'negative') such as the following. Hereinafter, I interpret 'as' and 'than' as ...