I really need that job worse than you.

・副詞"badly"は、"worse"、"worst"と変化する。

[正]We did worse than expected.
[誤]We did more badly than expected.

[正]I really need that job worse than you.
[誤]I really need that job more badly than you.
[正]She knew how to win and wanted to win worse than anyone.
[誤]She knew how to win and wanted to win more badly than anyone.
[正]He missed her worse than words could ever describe.
[誤]He missed her more badly than words could ever describe.

・イギリス英語においては、副詞"badly"は、"worse"、"worst"と変化するが、"want"や"need"、"miss"などと共に、「非常に」の意味で使われるとき、比較級は"more badly"になる。

[英]We did worse than expected.
[誤]We did more badly than expected.

[誤]I really need that job worse than you.
[英]I really need that job more badly than you.
[誤]She knew how to win and wanted to win worse than anyone.
[英]She knew how to win and wanted to win more badly than anyone.
[誤]He missed her worse than words could ever describe.
[英]He missed her more badly than words could ever describe.

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