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    Default Comparatives

    Hello, I'd like to know the difference, if any, between "The more important.." and "The most important; and "The easier solution..." and "The easiest solution...". Grammar books won't say.
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    Default Re: Comparatives

    Firstly, 'more important' is comparitive as; 'X is more important than Y.'

    'The most important' is superlative as; 'Z is the most important.'

    We don't say 'the more'.

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