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    #1

    big, fresh (adjective order)

    Which is correct, a big fresh papaya or a fresh big papaya?


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    #2

    Re: big, fresh (adjective order)

    Both.

    Which to use will depend on whether you are emphasising the freshness or the size.

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    #3

    Re: big, fresh (adjective order)

    If I'd like to emphasize the freshness, which one should I use?


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    Re: big, fresh (adjective order)

    "big fresh papaya"

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