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Incorrect English is not acceptable. Please read the following and learn how to communicate correctly. When you speak like a cretin you are perceived as a cretin.
Real is an adjective. It modifies only nouns or pronouns.
Really is an adverb. It modifies verbs, adjectives, or other adverbs.
Correct: He stayed at hotels with real class. (Class is a noun. The adjective modifies it.)
Incorrect: He stayed at a real classy hotel. (Classy is an adjective. It should be modified by an adverb.)
Correct: He stayed at a really classy hotel. (The adjective classy is modified by the adverb.)
September 6, 2011, 3:53pm
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