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which comparative is correct to say:more friendly or friendlier.would you please explain me more?

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    If there are two people mentioned in a single sentence, it is better to say more friendly. If there is only one person mentioned in a single sentence, it is better to say friendlier.

    Examples:
    Bob is more friendly than Mary.
    Bob is friendlier than Mary.
    Bob is friendlier.

    The cat is more friendly than the dog.
    The cat is friendlier than the dog.
    The cat is friendlier.

    If Bob is "more friendly," he has to be more friendly than someone else. For friendlier, it can stand on its own or be used to compare two people in the same sentence.

    So, it depends on the situation that you use each one.

    Everyone is more friendly than DP. :P

    More friendly

    for short adjectives we use: adjective+er+than for comparative and the adjective+est for superlative
    e.g. he is cleverer than his sister.
    she is the cleverest girl in class.
    for longer adjectives that have more than one syllable we use more adjective than for comparative and the most+adjective sor superlative
    e.g. the lion is more dangerous than the fox.
    the lion is the most dangerous animal.

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