Far and a long way
- Did you walk far?
- The railway station is not far from here.
In affirmative clauses we usually prefer a long way.
- We walked a long way. (NOT --- walked far.)
- The station is a long way from here. (More natural than The station is far from here.)
Far in affirmative clauses
- ‘Have I gone far enough?’ ‘A bit too far.’
- ‘Any problems?’ ‘OK so far.’
- She is far older than her husband.
- This is by far the best book I have read.
- You are far too young to get married.
Fairly, quite, rather and pretty
Farther and further
Few and little
Finally, at last, in the end and at the end
Finished: difference between I'm finished and I've finished
Fit and suit: difference
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