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    #1

    The price is much cheaper/lower.

    The price is much cheaper.
    Is this sentence correct? I think it should be lower, not cheaper. Or, is it accepted in colloquial speech?

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    Re: The price is much cheaper/lower.

    It's understandable, and often heard in colloquial speech, but as you say, 'lower' is better.

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    Re: The price is much cheaper/lower.

    A careful speaker would note that the item with the lower price is cheaper.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: The price is much cheaper/lower.

    Quote Originally Posted by z7655431 View Post
    Or, is it accepted in colloquial speech?
    An awful lot can be used in colloquial speech. Things which would seem wrong on paper or in formal contexts often pass unnoticed.

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