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    tall, handsome, educated

    Is the adjective order in the sentence below correct?

    He is a tall, handsome, educated guy.

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    Re: tall, handsome, educated

    Yes.

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    Re: tall, handsome, educated

    That is correct. Size comes before type. Since handsome and educated are both types, their order doesn't matter much. But handsome is pretty close to tall because it's a physical descriptor, so your order is better. Choose a different 'type', and the order doesn't matter so much:

    He is a tall, educated, friendly guy.
    He is a tall, friendly, educated guy.

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