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  1. Comments are most welcomed and appreciated.

  2. Comments are most welcome and appreciated.

Which one is more idiomatic? And also, it should be "most" or mostly"?

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    Both are OK, in my opinion. However, not mostly, since that changes the meaning: mostly would mean not completely welcome and appreciated. – Lambie Dec 19 '17 at 16:46
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    I'd go with #2 and perhaps change the word order: "Comments are welcome and most appreciated." – Mark Hubbard Dec 19 '17 at 17:30
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As a native speaker from the US, I find #2 the most idiomatically correct.

I disagree with the commenter who said that you should change the word order to "Comments are welcome and most appreciated." That sounds fine too, but I personally think your version sounds more normal.

You have it right--it should be "most," not "mostly." (If you said "mostly," it would mean that comments are "mostly appreciated," as in, you don't appreciate all of them.)

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