higher

higher(
hay
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uhr
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (taller)
a. más alto
If we climb that higher mountain, we'll have an unobstructed view.Si subimos esa montaña más alta, tendremos una vista despejada.
2. (advanced)
a. superior
Higher education is important for a country's development.La enseñanza superior es importante para el desarrollo de un país.
3. (of a higher value)
a. más elevado
Prices are higher in this neighborhood than they are in mine.Los precios están más elevados en este barrio que en el mío.
b. más alto
I always get confused when I try to remember the higher numbers in French.Siempre me confundo cuando intento recordar los números más altos en francés.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
adverb
4. (further up)
a. más alto
We watched the monkeys climb higher and higher up the trees in search of their favorite fruits.Observamos como los monos subían cada vez más alto en busca de sus frutos favoritos.
5. (toward a superior position)
a. más alto
You're very talented and you should aim higher.Tienes mucho talento y deberías apuntar más alto.
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