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    Open your mouth widely.

    Open your mouth widely.
    Open wide.


    Asking a kid open his mouth widely. Could I use one of the sentence above?

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    Re: Open your mouth widely.

    We don't use 'widely' in this context.

    Stick to 'wide', which is a perfectly good adverb in its own right.

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