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    behaved the most/best in class

    The teacher will give the Best Student Award to the one who behave the most/best in class.

    Hi,
    The above is also another sentence from a grammar book for high school kids here. Which fits better in the context, most or best? I think it's best but the given answer is most.

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    Re: behaved the most/best in class

    'Most' makes no sense. 'Best' is the correct word.

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    Re: behaved the most/best in class

    Quote Originally Posted by LewisJian View Post
    The teacher will give the Best Student Award to the one who behaves the most/best in class.


    The above is also another sentence from a grammar book for high school kids here. Which fits better in the context, 'most' or 'best'? I think it's 'best' but the given answer is 'most'.
    You are right. Note how you should be using quotation marks.

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    Re: behaved the most/best in class

    You'd need an adverb, such as "ethically", after "the most" to make the sentence meaningful.

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