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LampPro Tip 1/3
Comparative ContextPlay
Use 'better' when comparing two things or states in terms of quality. SlideYour handwriting is better than last year.
LampPro Tip 2/3
Subjective OpinionPlay
'Better' can express a personal opinion; what's 'better' for one may not be for another. SlideI think the blue dress looks better on you.
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After ImprovementPlay
'Better' is often used to show improvement after an illness or poor condition. SlideShe's feeling better now, thank you.