Tag: comparative

10 "The most rude" or "the rudest"? 2016-03-25T11:30:51.587

6 "such that" & "such as to", "so...that" &"so...as to", "such...that" &"such ...as to" 2014-07-27T10:47:09.687

5 Tom is taller than I? 2014-05-17T17:42:20.557

5 Help parse "There is much more to preventing employee crime than background checks..." 2014-07-07T14:42:47.453

5 'more preferred' versus 'preferable' 2014-09-04T07:19:27.893

5 "The pain is less now than it was 5 hours ago" or should it be "lesser"? 2015-08-15T04:38:37.110

5 Do monosyllabic past participles used as adjectives follow the comparative and superlative rules about adding -er/-est suffixes? 2016-06-07T07:59:41.710

5 Prettier a flower 2017-03-10T02:08:29.190

4 Parallel constructions in "than" sentences 2014-05-27T14:14:21.420

4 "much more" or "far more"? 2016-05-23T10:42:48.370

4 Twice as short, twice as cheap, twice as slow? 2016-07-19T02:01:38.037

3 The nuance of 'young' and 'younger' in this context 2014-04-21T12:56:07.943

3 Near, Nearer, Nearest 2015-12-16T00:57:38.463

3 Positive, comparative, superlative and... is there a fourth? 2017-03-20T17:20:06.150

3 Is it grammatical to use a comparative form with a definite article? 2017-05-12T06:38:32.270

3 Is such writing okay in the sentence? 2017-12-28T04:17:25.280

3 "Wronger" and "wrongest" Vs. "more wrong" or "most wrong" 2018-04-23T15:15:25.743

3 When can two pronouns being compared in a sentence be of different types? 2018-05-24T18:31:21.873

3 “twice the height of” is it a noun or an adjective? 2018-09-07T11:55:23.263

3 Long Ellipsis - Comparative 2019-01-09T07:12:34.960

3 The ambiguous meaning of "He is better." 2020-05-04T09:06:54.327

2 Why is "with" not used here? 2014-03-12T00:26:41.570

2 As fast as Or As fast? 2014-05-11T07:13:08.347

2 More easily or most easily 2014-05-17T14:51:12.900

2 "Early" vs "earlier" this morning / this month 2015-11-03T12:29:30.510

2 Help understanding the differences between more than/about and most/all of 2016-05-15T10:50:50.800

2 Is using "madder" grammatically correct? 2017-01-15T15:59:46.697

2 Comparative or superlative with plural 2017-08-22T13:31:05.687

2 Is "more than 2" includes 2? 2018-03-13T03:59:08.743

2 What is the correct form (using a comparative adjective) of the sentence 'no other planet is so big as Jupiter'? 2018-05-08T08:45:33.373

2 "More an X" vs. "More of an X"? 2018-07-07T04:44:48.887

2 Adjectives for comparative clauses 2018-10-25T13:44:48.933

2 When do we use more with adjective? 2019-03-09T14:57:45.610

2 "speaks Italian better" vs "speaks better Italian" 2019-12-26T09:11:00.390

2 Is it natural to use "older" about someone without comparing his age to someone else? 2020-05-08T23:26:01.817

1 I have more houses than "you" or "yours"? 2013-11-21T15:48:31.260

1 What does this comparative mean? 2013-11-26T23:15:48.330

1 "The funnier the post, the tireder I get" 2013-12-08T01:07:46.087

1 is "little such [noun]" acceptable? 2014-07-27T10:44:31.167

1 Is it correct to say "with less"? 2016-02-10T23:48:36.057

1 Exclusion in formation of comparative statements 2016-03-20T06:35:50.880

1 How to use "more" as adjective and adverb 2016-04-26T08:45:47.790

1 word that describes advantages being "surpassed" or "exceeded" by disadvantages 2016-11-29T14:36:07.230

1 This book is comparatively cheap/cheaper than that one 2016-12-27T18:58:50.310

1 Which is right between these two sentences? "much easier" vs. "more easily" 2017-04-21T11:40:19.227

1 your better life 2017-05-11T07:35:41.263

1 Question about comparative adjective 2017-05-31T17:44:00.893

1 comparison: is "faster than I thought" correct? 2017-06-19T17:51:34.973

1 When can we use "the" with comparatives? 2018-01-20T13:04:17.840

1 Can I leave out "the" in "caused by the higher oxygen content of ethanol"? 2018-08-29T21:08:29.853

1 Confusion of comparative adjective and/or adverb in a sentence 2018-09-05T07:08:04.793

1 Do "The worstest" exist in english? 2018-12-05T15:59:43.627

1 Using "more" in a sentence without "than". Grammatical? 2019-02-02T18:00:13.457

1 "She is very envious of you..." vs "She is very envious that you..." 2019-03-01T19:15:22.987

1 Does "quantitative" have a comparative and a superlative? 2019-08-20T13:23:09.727

1 Why do they say "more richer"? 2019-10-14T12:47:21.110

1 The definite before comparative degree 2019-10-30T04:29:19.840

1 Definite article "the" with comparative degree 2019-12-17T08:31:32.763

1 Should I use "away" after "Farthest/Farther?" 2020-05-18T19:40:03.380

0 omission in comparative clauses 2013-10-01T13:53:18.107

0 "finally as it seemed to me" -- what is "as it seemed"? 2014-01-23T23:05:58.813

0 Question about use of the words 'than' and 'revise' in this context 2014-03-27T13:19:11.787

0 What does this quote mean? BY SHAW 2014-07-17T09:34:45.413

0 “...than there are” vs “than” 2016-02-28T01:59:50.457

0 Can I say "Put 3 times the amount of water than soybeans"? 2016-10-06T02:06:19.733

0 Usage of "compared to" 2016-11-26T04:16:30.527

0 Are there other ways to say "The store is farther from the motel than we expected."? 2016-11-27T18:57:20.423

0 Can strong adjectives have comparative and superlative? 2017-06-18T13:18:16.420

0 Comparative after or before the noun 2018-01-21T19:24:32.163

0 Can after "the more...the more..." be a noun, not a noun phrase? 2018-03-05T15:31:15.533

0 I prefer getting up early (rather) than rushing at the last minute 2018-05-28T07:12:05.100

0 "More close" VS "closer" 2018-08-22T01:41:31.393

0 Can "the" be added to "more"? 2019-04-15T04:12:45.777

0 The more buckets are allocated, the less the load factor gets 2019-05-30T11:23:11.897

0 Comparative form - which one is correct? 2019-06-18T09:36:31.790

0 Talking about an achievement - "one of the harder thing's I've done" 2019-07-31T10:39:13.123

0 Comparative of Equality meaning the same as Comparative of Majority 2019-09-28T20:16:28.340

0 Which is correct: more expensive than "either "A or B" or "both A and B"? 2019-10-13T13:42:14.077

0 Exactly when do you put 'even' before the comparative words? 2019-12-05T03:27:56.747

0 Can I write the amount before the word "cheaper" 2019-12-16T00:27:20.243

0 "Tank needs 8 minutes less" or "8 minutes lesser" 2020-01-30T22:43:00.570

0 Any comparative adverbs here? 2020-02-09T13:03:08.380

0 Grammatical function of comparatives 2020-04-17T13:28:12.153

0 Clause after "Than" in comparatives? 2020-05-18T19:44:17.800

0 Can I say "less bigger" or "more weaker" and similar phrases? 2020-05-18T19:54:23.587

0 "than compared to" or "than that of" in comparative? 2020-05-21T13:11:15.870

0 Can we use adverbs with comparative adjectives as in: 2020-08-03T07:16:18.513

0 Negative comparative 2020-08-21T15:42:47.310

-1 some confusing problems about “than” 2019-10-16T14:17:49.723