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best possible / best possible

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Popular mistakeCorrect spellingExplanation
as best as possible at best Because the adjective at best with »best« already contains a superlative, it cannot be increased again: »This is the best possible (Not: best possible) solution. «This also applies to the substantiation:» I will do my best (Not: Do the best possible. "
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