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# greater than vs more than

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11 Aug 2006, 11:59
can someone please explain when to use 'greater than' and when to use 'more than' ?
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11 Aug 2006, 13:23
I found something on this...

'greater than' is appropriate when describing numbers alone
'more than' is used when describing no. of objects
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11 Aug 2006, 13:39
I know the idiom that deals with both... kind of common sense though... but some don't know...

THE MORE X THE GREATER Y
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12 Aug 2006, 05:40
Greater than is always used with % SCs.

Ex: There are a greater percentage of MBAs active in the market place during a bull economy.
12 Aug 2006, 05:40
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