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Rule "The older the more we ..."

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Description: The older the more we ...
Message: It appears that a comma is missing.
Category: Punctuation (ID: PUNCTUATION)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • It seemed to me that the more I drank the farther women wanted to stay from me.
    Correction suggestion: drank,
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: THE_JJR_THE_MORE_COMMA [3]
Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-06-14 22:33:10 +0200)