Could you possibly show me in which circumstance you would distinguish between the following? when or where not?

more and more


Cheers, nima

  • Not to mention it. You are wellcome – nima May 8 '15 at 15:47

I would like no further treatment.

I do not wish to discuss this further.

I would like to further address this after meeting.

You can use the word 'further' to express the word 'continuous', or 'continuously,' or to simply imply that the action will either continue or not continue.

'More and more' doesn't have to imply continuity. It usually isn't used in sentences because you could simply use 'more'. The only time I see it used is if someone is trying to emphasize how much more something is, and it is usually followed by 'until'.

He began skipping class more and more [often], until he was finally expelled.

She kept eating more and more food, until she felt like her stomach would burst.

My child is growing more and more every day.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.