Ibid (ibid) wrote in linguaphiles,
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Adjectives of degree

In my efl class today my students asked me where I would put quite on a scale compared with very or pretty.
I said the order for me would be quite, pretty, very, extremely. Some of them seemed confused, saying they understood quite to be stronger. I said that in British English it was weak, but what do other English speakers think?
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