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Rule "Extreme adjectives"

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Description: Extreme adjectives
Message: Consider using an extreme adjective for 'small'.
Category: Style (ID: STYLE)
Link: https://languagetool.org/insights/post/really-very/
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • The difference between the two is extremely small.
    Correction suggestion: tiny, minimal, minuscule
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • Many cities, especially small ones, will not be able to meet the costs.
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ID: EXTREME_ADJECTIVES [15]
Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-04-19 22:33:07 +0200)