LanguageTool Community

<< return to list of rules

Rule "more easy (easier, less difficult), more clear (clearer, apparent, obvious, evident) to"

This is one of many errors that LanguageTool can detect. Visit the LanguageTool homepage to use it online or download it for free.

Description: more easy (easier, less difficult), more clear (clearer, apparent, obvious, evident) to
Message: Consider using a comparative adjective or other alternative here.
Category: Style (ID: STYLE)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • It became more clear to me that she didn't know what she was talking about.
    Correction suggestion: clearer, apparent, obvious, evident
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • It's never been more clear to me that if our world is a fascinating book, those who don't travel never turn a page.
  • This should be made much more clear to end users and should allow you to add the devices or exclude them, instead they opted to add them all automatically.
Pattern: Show XML · Show in Rule Editor
Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: MORE_EASY_N_CLEAR [2]
Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-04-15 22:33:06 +0200)