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When you want to say that something is EVEN better, that you like something EVEN more etc., use 更 /gèng/

EXAMPLES

That is good, but this is even better!
那个 很 好吃,但是 这个 更 好吃!
<Nàge hěn hào chī, dànshì zhège gèng hǎo chī!>
America is big, but China is even bigger.
美国 很 大,可是 中国 更 大。
<Měiguó hěn dà, kěshì Zhōngguó gèng dà.>
I prefer hard seat because (it is) cheaper.
我 更 喜欢 硬座 因为 便宜。
Wǒ gèng xǐhuan yìngzuò yīnwèi piányí.

 

最 / THE MOST

 /zuì/ creates a superlative

It comes in front of a verb

EXAMPLES

“your dishes are many". Which one is the best?
你们 的 菜 很 多。哪一个 最 好吃?
<Nǐmen de cài hěnduō, nǎ yīge zuì hǎo chī?>
This is the best.
这个 最好!
<Zhège zuìhǎo!>
I “most like” to wear old clothes.
我 最 喜欢 穿 旧 衣服。
Wǒ zuì xǐhuan chuān jiù yīfú.
I want to buy a cell phone. Where is it cheapest to buy?
我 想 买 手机。在 哪里 买 最 便宜?
<Wǒ xiǎng mǎi shǒujī, zài nǎli mǎi zuì piányi?>
Which one do you like the most?
你 最 喜欢 哪一个?
<Nǐ zuì xǐhuan nǎyīge?>
What (type of) tea do you like the most?
你 最 喜欢 什么 茶?
<Nǐ zuì xǐhuan shénme chá?>
This thing is the best.
这个 东西 最好。
Zhège dōngxi zuì hǎo.
What is your most favorite tea?
你 最 喜欢 的 茶 是 什么 茶?
<Nǐ zuì xǐhuan de chá shì shénme chá?>

 

To LIKE SOMETHING BEST is 最喜欢 /zuì xǐhuān/

 

EXAMPLES

What films do you like to watch the most?
你 最 喜欢 看 什么 电影?
<Nǐ zuì xǐhuan kàn shénme diànyǐng?>
What music do you like the most (to listen to)?
你 最 喜欢 听 什么 音乐?
<Nǐ zuì xǐhuan tīng shénme yīnyuè?>
This is one of my most favorite books.
这 是 我 最 喜欢 的 书 之一。
<Zhè shì wǒ zuì xǐhuan de shū zhī yī.>
This is one of my most favorite Chinese teas.
这 是 我 最 喜欢 的 中国茶 之一。
<Zhè shì wǒ zuì xǐhuan de Zhōngguó chá zhī yī.>
This is my most favorite film.
这 是 我 最 喜欢 的 电影。
<Zhè shì wǒ zuì xǐhuan de diànyǐng.>
This is my most favorite book.
这 是 我 最 喜欢 的 书。
<Zhè shì wǒ zuì xǐhuan de shū.>

 

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