Anonymous:Can the words 'most and almost be used as synonyms in informal language?
For example: "a car hit me and I 'most died"
And is it necessary to use the '-sign?
Can the words 'most and almost be used as synonyms in informal language?
For example: "a car hit me and I 'most died" No.
Anonymous:"Almost" is an adverb. It is synonymous with "nearly". It is usually followed by a number, a quantifier (all) or an participial adjective (finished)
"Most" can be an noun, adjective or adverb. It is usually followed by "of the + noun"
The meanings are very similar but the rules of when to use them differ.
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