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    #1

    much stronger

    "She's much stronger than me."
    Is much an adverb here? I think if it was an adjective, it wouldn't make any sense. Correct me If I'm wrong.

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    Re: much stronger

    It is an adverb here, see http://www.ldoceonline.com/dictionary/much_1
    'Much' cannot be an adjective, see http://www.ldoceonline.com/search/?q=much

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    #3

    Re: much stronger

    Matthew, your second statement is not true. I know that your dictionary calls "much" a determiner, but a determiner is an adjective.

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    #4

    Re: much stronger

    'Some grammarians do not treat determiners as adjectives'── quoted from https://www.englishclub.com/grammar/...eterminers.htm
    Do you disagree?

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    Re: much stronger

    It's obvious from his reply that Mike disagrees.

    So do I.

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