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comparative form of "far-reaching"?

English translation: more far-reaching

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02:25 Sep 6, 2001
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German term or phrase: comparative form of "far-reaching"?
Well it's an English-to-English question really - am I right that there is no such expression as "further-reaching"?
Caro Maucher
Germany
Local time: 04:01
English translation:more far-reaching
Explanation:
more far-reaching

http://www.reporternews.com/1999/opinion/ag1010.html
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naand:beermatt
naups
alz
nafarther-reachingMartina Ley
naNo there isn'tBoudewijn van Milligen
namore far-reaching
alz


  

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15 mins
more far-reaching


Explanation:
more far-reaching

http://www.reporternews.com/1999/opinion/ag1010.html


    Reference: http://www.reporternews.com/1999/opinion/ag1010.html
alz
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15 mins
No there isn't


Explanation:
That sounds very crooked. You may use an expression like "goes even further", depending on how your sentence goes.

Boudewijn van Milligen
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17 mins
farther-reaching


Explanation:
it does exist, see Google - e.g.
Farther-reaching Activities - [ Diese Seite übersetzen ]
Farther-Reaching Activities. Assume Duties and Responsibilities. The design of an
Information Society for All involves a comprehensive process of social change ...
www.tsh.de/initiative/sap_frames_e/band2/fartherreaching_ac... - 19k - Im Archiv - Ähnliche Seiten

Young Horseman Question and Answer - [ Diese Seite übersetzen ]
... watched the horses' front legs. One front leg would hit the ground, then the farther-reaching
one would, and then there was a slight pause. My dad told me that ...
www.westernhorseman.com/kids/yhqandas.htm - 28k - Im Archiv - Ähnliche Seiten

Message - [ Diese Seite übersetzen ]
... Top of Page. A Far-Reaching Message with Even Farther-Reaching Effects. What have
been the effects of this weighty document since it was first published in ...
www.tfp.org/resources/message.html - 13k - Im Archiv - Ähnliche Seiten

USA - HRW calls on Assistant Secretary Shattuck to raise ... - [ Diese Seite übersetzen ]
... a letter sent to Mr. Shattuck, Human Rights Watch underscored the need for farther-reaching
legal reform beyond the scope of the Penal Code to target an array ...
www.hrw.org/press98/feb/pr-0217e.htm - 12k - Im Archiv - Ähnliche Seiten

Physical Cosmology, Part II (2/7/2000) - [ Diese Seite übersetzen ]
... just as the earth seems flat to a local observer. But just as farther-reaching observations
showed the earth to be spherical, a farther-reaching analysis of ...
www-ssg.sr.unh.edu/preceptorial/Summaries_2000/summary3_2000.html - 11k - Im Archiv - Ähnliche Seiten

IFA - News - [ Diese Seite übersetzen ]

some 1,800 hits

Regards,

Martina

weiter führende, weiter reichende

Martina Ley
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18 mins
ups


Explanation:
how clumsy of me
:(((


alz
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3 hrs
and:


Explanation:
as I've heard and seen "further-reaching" or even "further reaching" used - whether it's grammatically ok or not is a different matter - I checked with Google, and I got over 2,000 hits for these two varieties.

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