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    Way big enough vs. plenty big enough

    Is the following sentence correct:
    This apartment is way big enough for two.
    If so, is it different from:
    This apartment is plenty big enough for two.
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    Re: Way big enough vs. plenty big enough

    I would say that "way big enough" suggests something bigger than "plenty big enough". I'm not sure what difference AmE speakers might find.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Way big enough vs. plenty big enough

    I don't use way like that myself, but it would sound more natural in "way too big" than in "way big enough".
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    Re: Way big enough vs. plenty big enough

    Only plenty sounds natural to me, but maybe the way version works for younger Americans.
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