126.96.36.199 Exceptions from the rules of French comparatives
There are a two exceptions to the rule as we have seen them before, unfortunately these exceptions are the most used words in comparisons: better and worse.
188.8.131.52.1 besser = mieux, meilleur
He speaks better than you.
This is better this way.
You see, there is no plus ... que, but there is (as it is in some English adjectives/adverbs) a so called organic form of a comparative.