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    yi-ing is offline Senior Member
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    greater comfort/greater comforts

    Hello.

    Which one is correct?

    Smaller hotels often offer greater comfort at lower prices.

    Smaller hotels often offer greater comforts at lower prices.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 18-Jun-2017 at 22:44. Reason: See post #3.

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    Re: which one is correct?

    I believe both are correct. "Comforts" mean specific things while "comfort" is general.

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    Re: which one is correct?

    sanguine lo, please read this extract from the forum's Posting Guidelines:

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    Re: greater comfort/greater comforts

    Use the singular comfort.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: greater comfort/greater comforts

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    Use the singular comfort.
    Thank you.
    Which of the following definition will close in the meaning to the word in my original sentence?

    http://www.macmillandictionary.com/d...tish/comfort_1

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    Re: greater comfort/greater comforts

    Quote Originally Posted by yi-ing View Post
    Which of the following definitions is close to the meaning of the word in my original sentence?

    http://www.macmillandictionary.com/d...tish/comfort_1
    #3

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    Re: which one is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    sanguine lo, please read this extract from the forum's Posting Guidelines:

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    I am sorry. I haven't read this before. I joined this forum yesterday and got excited to start. I will keep this in mind next time and hopeful to learn a lot from this forum and also contribute in right way.

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    Re: greater comfort/greater comforts

    I'd say #1.
    I am not a teacher.

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