the same

We always use the before same.

    Give me the same again, please.
    (NOT Give me same again, please.)
    I want the same shirt as my friend’s.
    (NOT I want ttsame shirt like my friend.)

We use the same as before a noun or pronoun.

    Her hair s the same colour as her mother’s.
    (NOT . . . the same colour like her mother’s.)

We use the same that before a clause.

    That’s the same man that asked me for money yesterday.