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    #1

    most or the most?

    Do you use "most" or "the most" in the following sentence?

    It is the most advantageous to use blackboard to teach students.

    Thanks for responds.

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    Re: most or the most?

    Quote Originally Posted by hanky View Post
    Do you use "most" or "the most" in the following sentence?

    It is the most advantageous to use blackboard to teach students.

    Thanks for responds.

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    I would phrase it like this:
    It is most advantageous to have the use of a blackboard when teaching students.

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    #3

    Re: most or the most?

    it is the most advantageous way to use blackboard when teaching

    is it also correct?

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    Re: most or the most?

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    I would phrase it like this:
    It is most advantageous to have the use of a blackboard when teaching students.
    Dear Bhai,
    Thanks for improving the sentence.
    Could you please show me the reason that you don't use "the" in the above sentence? (I think that we are using the superlative of the word advantageous)
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    Re: most or the most?

    Quote Originally Posted by hanky View Post
    Dear Bhai,
    Thanks for improving the sentence.
    Could you please show me the reason that you don't use "the" in the above sentence? (I think that we are using the superlative of the word advantageous)
    H
    In that sentence the adverb "most" is acting as an intensifier meaning "very".

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    Re: most or the most?

    Quote Originally Posted by smelvanzq View Post
    it is the most advantageous way to use blackboard when teaching

    is it also correct?
    If you say that there are several different ways to use a blackboard, way A, way B,and way C for example, then you could say that way A is more advantageous than way B, but way C is the most advantageous.

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