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    more strange... / stranger than ...?

    Is "more strange" acceptable as the comparative form of "strange" .

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    Re: more strange... / stranger than ...?

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    Yes, especially as a part of style or for stress.
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    Re: more strange... / stranger than ...?

    Can we say "more young than.... " for stress instead of "younger than..." then?

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    Re: more strange... / stranger than ...?

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    More unusual, but possible:

    Some of us are more young than others and might not mind some help.


    The one a fine and pretty boy
    Not passing three years old,
    The other a girl more young than he,
    And framed in beauty's mould
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    Most Google results, however, are for the noun.
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