more + adjective

more + adjective

Point 9 in ADJECTIVES / comparatives/ COMPLEMENT OF ‘BE’ overlaps point 26 in ADJECTIVES which is defined as:

a range of comparative adjective phrases using ‘more’ + longer adjectives (usually three or more syllables).

more _JJ

1 MORE LIKELY 479744
2 MORE IMPORTANT 265541
3 MORE DIFFICULT 212237
4 MORE EXPENSIVE 195809
5 MORE EFFICIENT 157888
6 MORE EFFECTIVE 147382
7 MORE COMPLEX 128787
8 MORE COMFORTABLE 121407
9 MORE COMMON 114386
10 MORE POWERFUL 113817
11 MORE INTERESTING 101011
12 MORE ACCURATE 87315
13 MORE COMPLICATED 85470
14 MORE DETAILED 84341
15 MORE ADVANCED 81772
16 MORE FUN 76688
17 MORE SERIOUS 76304
18 MORE POPULAR 74762
19 MORE RECENT 63965
20 MORE SPECIFIC 59237
21 MORE AFFORDABLE 56158
22 MORE TRADITIONAL 53150
23 MORE PRODUCTIVE 48664
24 MORE FLEXIBLE 47219
25 MORE USEFUL 47064
26 MORE CONVENIENT 46637
27 MORE INTERESTED 46216
28 MORE SOPHISTICATED 44972
29 MORE ATTRACTIVE 44434
30 MORE CHALLENGING 43705
31 MORE SUCCESSFUL 42433
32 MORE NATURAL 41628
33 MORE AGGRESSIVE 41554
34 MORE ACTIVE 40601
35 MORE STABLE 40423
36 MORE VALUABLE 40379
37 MORE MODERN 40212
38 MORE LIKE 40122
39 MORE CONFIDENT 39744
40 MORE RELIABLE 39633
41 MORE SECURE 38696
42 MORE ACCESSIBLE 38524
43 MORE REALISTIC 37439
44 MORE POSITIVE 35995
45 MORE OPEN 35858
46 MORE ENJOYABLE 35817
47 MORE SEVERE 34994
48 MORE APPROPRIATE 34660
49 MORE FREQUENT 34208
50 MORE DANGEROUS 33824

A2 vocabulary in EVP:

more + (advanced|attractive|comfortable|dangerous|interested|modern|popular|useful) in PELIC occurs over 300 hits.  Here we take one of each:

11588,gx2,Japanese,Female,227,4,w,1657,1,733

But In the future, the world’s ethics should be more advanced.

11705,ft9,Arabic,Male,227,4,w,1680,1,409

Also, I think that soccer [is] more exciting than football because in a soccer game you can feel more excited because at any minute the score could change and the game will be more attractive.

11706,ae4,Spanish,Male,227,4,w,1680,1,547

They want to have a more comfortable life and find a job living like Americans.

13146,ea4,Korean,Male,280,3,w,1881,1,325

To summarize, it is dangerous to do nothing, but what is more dangerous is to dream nothing.

15173,fm2,Chinese,Female,285,4,w,2181,1,417

Since computers were invented, many people have become more interested in using them.

16554,aj9,Italian,Male,349,5,w,2326,1,1476

Moreover, there is a new trend in the European educational system, which is trying to evolve and to adapt its consolidated method of teaching in a more modern method that is quite similar to the American system.

17569,ai3,Chinese, Unknown,323,2,r,2442,1,170

I think the Olympics are becoming more popular because they are the international activities.

18754,ai4,Chinese,Female,370,3,w,2562,1,192

It’s good for you to learn more useful English.

 

 

 

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