Would you say “a bigger” OR “a larger question”?
I am not sure which one is grammatically correct.
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Large is a bit more formal and stronger than big.
Large also emphasizes "big in more than one dimensions (like area or volume)".
- "We need a larger cup." (Need more volume)
- "We need a bigger knife." (No volume emphasized)
- "I wear large size clothing."
- "This is a large backyard." (big in length and width)
- "I've never seen such a big bear." (No emphasis on the bear's volume or area)
As you cannot define an actual area or volume for the noun "Question" it's more likely to say big or bigger question.
However there is a book by J. Bronowski called "Large Questions", which means that the term "large question" or "Larger Question" isn't incorrect.