Which one is better to use ?

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Nathan Mckane

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Hello

Which one is better to use ?

Experiences can get more rich and varied.
Experiences can get richer and more varied.

Thanks in advance
 
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They mean the same to me.

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Hello

Which one is better to use ?

Experiences can get more rich and varied.
Experiences can get richer and more varied.

Thanks in advance

Because "rich" is a short adjective, it sounds wrong with "more" in front of it. For that reason, I would say #2 is the correct version.
 

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Hello

Which one is better to use ?

Experiences can get more rich and varied.
Experiences can get richer and more varied.

Thanks in advance

I tend to agree with Mr. Bhaisahab if we're speaking of grammar in its strict sense. However, I disagree that it sounds wrong. We might well refer to something as "rich and varied" almost as if it were a single concept (similarly to "bread and butter.") Since that is the case, I would not consider the first sentence to be incorrect.

To elaborate in an unnecessary way, I might say that a trip to Rome would be "rich and varied." "Yes," you might reply. "But if we added Florence it would be still more rich and varied."

Again, I would prefer the second sentence would accept the first.
 
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