Further vs farther? What’s the difference between farther vs further?
Further vs Farther
When to Use Further
- There is room for further improvement in English.
- He’d do anything to further his own interests at the company.
- Sam is further than John on the assignment.
- You can only gain by further study.
- Further information can be obtained from the head office.
When to Use Farther
- We use farther when we talk about physical distance.
- It is used as an adverb or adjective.
- How much farther is it to the airport?
- I am tired and cannot walk any farther.
- We decided not to go any farther.
- It was farther to the shops than I expected.
- Texas is farther south than Oklahoma.
Difference between Further and Farther | Infographic
Commonly Confused Words: Further vs Farther