¿What is the use of comparative
Comparative adjectives is use to compare two
things or two people.
Esteban is fatter than Lyan.
Lyan is thinner than Esteban.
These are the degrees of
There are some specific rules to form the
comparatives, these depend of the adjective if
¡Here you will learn this!
• Usually form the comparative by adding-er to the
small (pequeño) - smaller (más pequeño)
• If the adjective ends with e, only add r to form
Large (grande) – larger (más grande)
• To form the superlative change er for the and est
with the same rules:
The largest (el mas grande)
• If the word ends with a consonant and then Y
change the Y for i then add-er.
Easy (fácil) - easier (más fácil)
• If a word ends with a consonant, a vowel, then
another consonant and the stronger the last
syllable, double the last letter before addinger.
Hot (calido) – Hotter (más calido)
the irregular adjectives are those that change
its form. it's important that you memorize
Good – Well
Much – Many
Further – Farther
The furthest- the farther
(people and things) - (distance and time)
Older – Elder
The oldest – The elder
(people,age and things) -(seniority of
• To form the comparative and superlative of
adjectives of three or more syllables, add
more and the most before the positive form:
Beautiful - more beautiful
(hermosa)- (mas hermosa)
Tea is cheaper than champagne.
Movies are more interesting than TV shows.
Harry is funnier than Paul.
Karen is younger than Alice.
This book is more important than that book.
Your house is older than my house.
Cartagena is hotter than Bogota.