Reply to "Inversion in comparative sentence"

Oh, sorry. 

Please accept my apology for causing such confusion. I was supposed to have said that "may I say" instead of "Why I can't say".

Concerning sentences 3 and 4, the reason why they are ungrammatical is that they are not parallel, isn't it? 

As I observe, in the first part, the action verb "destroy" is used, but in the other, the verb "be" is used. So, they are not parallel. 

To be honest, I don't really know. I am just guessing. 

 

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