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    Adjective 'luxury' versus adjective 'luxurious'

    There are two sentences: "He stayed at a luxury hotel." and "They live in a luxurious 30-room villa." Is there any rule of thumb to choose the right adjective?
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    Re: Adjective 'luxury' versus adjective 'luxurious'

    You can change the word "preposit​ion" in your original post to the correct word "adjective" by clicking "Edit Post" and then making the changes. Then hit Save.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Re: Adjective 'luxury' versus adjective 'luxurious'

    nordway, please note that you can edit your post by using the Edit Post feature.

    Try it now. In post #1, click on 'Edit Post', change the last word to 'adjective' and then click 'Save'.

    Now do the same with #2, but this time see if you can figure out how to delete it.

    You don't need to give a reason for editing or deleting your posts.

    Please note also that '(((' is not an acceptable punctuation mark.

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    Re: Adjective 'luxury' versus adjective 'luxurious'

    Well done, nordway; you did it!

    Now look at the Similar Threads near the bottom of the page or at the following similar threads from another forum:

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    luxury, luxurious

    Rover

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