Comparative Adjective ( Concept )

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The form of an adjective which expresses that one thing possesses a certain quality or attribute to a greater extent than another thing or in relation to another reference point. [Hartmann and Stork 1972: 60; Pei and Gaynor 1980: 43]

Usage Notes

Language Code: eng Comparative Adjective Example
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(1) a hotter day than yesterday

(2) more beautiful

[Hartmann and Stork 1972: 60]


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