LANGUAGE CHECK POINT
× Kovai is further from Chennai than Trichy.
× Kovai is farther from Chennai than Trichy.
× Further means 'additional'. Farther is used to talk about distance.
✔ Sheeba is more stronger than Sinduja.
✔ Sheeba is stronger than Sinduja.
✔ Avoid double comparatives. Adjectives of one syllable usually form their comparatives by adding -er to the positive. Adjectives with more than two syllables take ' more'.
? My elder sister is six feet high.
? My elder sister is six feet tall.
? We generally use tall with people, and it’s the opposite of short. Use high when referring to trees, buildings, or mountains, and it’s the opposite of low.