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hey ...

you're hair is more nice than hers ?

OR

you hair is nicer than hers ?

which is grammatically correct ? Please help me out !!!

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paint red 710

Your hair is more nice than hers.

OR

Your hair is nicer than hers.

Which is grammatically correct? Please help me out. !!!

They are now both grammatically correct, but only the second is natural.

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I think Australia's beaches are most nice than Europe's beaches.
anonymous I think Australia's beaches are most nice nicer than Europe's beaches.

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CJ

I have always know that "nicer" is not allowed. It's not grammatically correct.

Maybe in these 30 years the rules have been changed...?

Our teacher in Czech Republic (she was really a good one) taught us that nicer is not to be said. No way.

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anonymous

I have always know that "nicer" is not allowed. It's not grammatically correct.

Maybe in these 30 years the rules have been changed...?

Our teacher in Czech Republic (she was really a good one) taught us that nicer is not to be said. No way.

No, sorry, she was mistaken. Nicer is correct, and has been the preferred form for centuries. You may come across more nice, but it's much less common, and sounds odd.

In English, there are two kinds of adjectives:

1-Short adjectives: In comparison between two things, we just need to add "er" at the end of the adjective.

Ex:

nice-nicer

tall-taller

short-shorter

big-bigger


2- Long adjectives: when we want to make a comparison between two things, we just need to add the word "more" before the adjective.

Ex:

Beautiful - More beautiful

Wonderful - More wonderful

Different - More different


Based on that rule, in English tests, choose "nicer" especially with multiple choice questions. Otherwise, they will consider it wrong.

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Nicer

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