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Preposition of Places and Movement   & Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives   By: Miss Miryam Hdz. Intermediate ...
Preposition of movements
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Preposition of places
 
 
 
 
Prepositions of place and movement <ul><li>Choose the right answer. </li></ul><ul><li>Walk________the corridor and the pho...
Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives   <ul><li>One-syllable adjectives. </li></ul><ul><li>Form the comparative a...
ONE-syllable adjectives. <ul><li>Mary is  taller  than Max.  </li></ul><ul><li>Mary is  the tallest  of all the students. ...
Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>If  the one-syllable adjective ends with an e, just add –r for the ...
Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>Mary's car is  larger  than Max's car.  </li></ul><ul><li>Mary's ho...
Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>If the one-syllable adjective ends with a single consonant with a v...
Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>My dog is  bigger  than your dog.  </li></ul><ul><li>My dog is  the...
Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>Two-syllable adjectives.  </li></ul><ul><li>With most two-syllable ...
Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>This morning is  more peaceful  than yesterday morning.  </li></ul>...
Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>If the two-syllable adjectives ends with –y, change the y to i and ...
Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>John is  happier  today than he was yesterday.  </li></ul><ul><li>J...
Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>Two-syllable adjectives ending in –er, -le, or –ow take –er and –es...
Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>The roads in this town are  narrower  than the roads in the city.  ...
Adjectives with three or more syllables.  <ul><li>For adjectives with three syllables or more, you form the comparative wi...
Adjectives with three or more syllables.  <ul><li>John is  more generous  than Jack.  </li></ul><ul><li>John is  the most ...
Exceptions. <ul><li>Irregular adjectives.   </li></ul>
Adjectives with three or more syllables .  <ul><li>Italian food is  better  than American food.  </li></ul><ul><li>My dog ...
Adjectives with three or more syllables.   <ul><li>Two-syllable adjectives that follow two rules. These adjectives can be ...
Adjectives with three or more syllables.  <ul><li>Big dogs are  gentler  than small dogs.  </li></ul><ul><li>Of all the do...
Exercises.  <ul><li>Kareem Abdul Jabaar used to be one of the ____________ basketball players in the NBA.( taller / talles...
For your attention <ul><li>More information at: </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>
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  1. 1. Preposition of Places and Movement & Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives By: Miss Miryam Hdz. Intermediate 1 classroom 05
  2. 2. Preposition of movements
  3. 12. Preposition of places
  4. 17. Prepositions of place and movement <ul><li>Choose the right answer. </li></ul><ul><li>Walk________the corridor and the photocopier is on the left. (along/at) </li></ul><ul><li>The restaurant is________the top of the building, on the twentieth floor. (in/at) </li></ul><ul><li>Do you want the logo on the left, on the right, or_________the middle? (in/at) </li></ul><ul><li>I can't sleep - my room's__________the hotel disco. (along/above) </li></ul><ul><li>Go___________the hotel and turn left. (along/out of) </li></ul><ul><li>Walk past reception and my office is_________the lift. (Next to/next) </li></ul>
  5. 18. Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>One-syllable adjectives. </li></ul><ul><li>Form the comparative and superlative forms of a one-syllable adjective by adding –er for the comparative form and –est for the superlative. </li></ul>
  6. 19. ONE-syllable adjectives. <ul><li>Mary is taller than Max. </li></ul><ul><li>Mary is the tallest of all the students. </li></ul><ul><li>Max is older than John. </li></ul><ul><li>Of the three students, Max is the oldest . </li></ul><ul><li>My hair is longer than your hair. </li></ul><ul><li>Max's story is the longest story I've ever heard. </li></ul>
  7. 20. Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>If the one-syllable adjective ends with an e, just add –r for the comparative form and –st for the superlative form. </li></ul>
  8. 21. Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>Mary's car is larger than Max's car. </li></ul><ul><li>Mary's house is the tallest of all the houses on the block. </li></ul><ul><li>Max is wiser than his brother. </li></ul><ul><li>Max is the wisest person I know. </li></ul>
  9. 22. Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>If the one-syllable adjective ends with a single consonant with a vowel before it, double the consonant and add –er for the comparative form; and double the consonant and add –est for the superlative form. </li></ul>
  10. 23. Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>My dog is bigger than your dog. </li></ul><ul><li>My dog is the biggest of all the dogs in the neighborhood. </li></ul><ul><li>Max is thinner than John. </li></ul><ul><li>Of all the students in the class, Max is the thinnest . </li></ul><ul><li>My mother is fatter than your mother. </li></ul><ul><li>Mary is the fattest person I've ever seen. </li></ul>
  11. 24. Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>Two-syllable adjectives. </li></ul><ul><li>With most two-syllable adjectives, you form the comparative with more and the superlative with most . </li></ul>
  12. 25. Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>This morning is more peaceful than yesterday morning. </li></ul><ul><li>Max's house in the mountains is the most peaceful in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>Max is more careful than Mike. </li></ul><ul><li>Of all the taxi drivers, Jack is the most careful . </li></ul><ul><li>Jill is more thoughtful than your sister. </li></ul><ul><li>Mary is the most thoughtful person I've ever met. </li></ul>
  13. 26. Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>If the two-syllable adjectives ends with –y, change the y to i and add –er for the comparative form. For the superlative form change the y to i and add –est. </li></ul>
  14. 27. Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>John is happier today than he was yesterday. </li></ul><ul><li>John is the happiest boy in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>Max is angrier than Mary. </li></ul><ul><li>Of all of John's victims, Max is the angriest . </li></ul><ul><li>Mary is busier than Max. </li></ul><ul><li>Mary is the busiest person I've ever met. </li></ul>
  15. 28. Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>Two-syllable adjectives ending in –er, -le, or –ow take –er and –est to form the comparative and superlative forms. </li></ul>gentlest gentler gentle narrowest narrower narrow Superlative Form Comparative Form Two-Syllable Adjective Ending with -er, -le, or -ow
  16. 29. Forming Comparative and Superlative Adjectives <ul><li>The roads in this town are narrower than the roads in the city. </li></ul><ul><li>This road is the narrowest of all the roads in California. </li></ul><ul><li>Big dogs are gentler than small dogs. </li></ul><ul><li>Of all the dogs in the world, English Mastiffs are the gentlest . </li></ul>
  17. 30. Adjectives with three or more syllables. <ul><li>For adjectives with three syllables or more, you form the comparative with more and the superlative with most. </li></ul>
  18. 31. Adjectives with three or more syllables. <ul><li>John is more generous than Jack. </li></ul><ul><li>John is the most generous of all the people I know. </li></ul><ul><li>Health is more important than money. </li></ul><ul><li>Of all the people I know, Max is the most important . </li></ul><ul><li>Women are more intelligent than men. </li></ul><ul><li>Mary is the most intelligent person I've ever met. </li></ul>
  19. 32. Exceptions. <ul><li>Irregular adjectives. </li></ul>
  20. 33. Adjectives with three or more syllables . <ul><li>Italian food is better than American food. </li></ul><ul><li>My dog is the best dog in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>My mother's cooking is worse than your mother's cooking. </li></ul><ul><li>Of all the students in the class, Max is the worst . </li></ul>
  21. 34. Adjectives with three or more syllables. <ul><li>Two-syllable adjectives that follow two rules. These adjectives can be used with -er and -est and with more and most. </li></ul>
  22. 35. Adjectives with three or more syllables. <ul><li>Big dogs are gentler than small dogs. </li></ul><ul><li>Of all the dogs in the world, English Mastiffs are the gentlest . </li></ul><ul><li>Big dogs are more gentle than small dogs. </li></ul><ul><li>Of all the dogs in the world, English Mastiffs are the most gentle . </li></ul>
  23. 36. Exercises. <ul><li>Kareem Abdul Jabaar used to be one of the ____________ basketball players in the NBA.( taller / tallest ) </li></ul><ul><li>Even though he was one of the best players in the game, he earned __________ money than even the mediocre players in the NBA do today. ( less/fewer ) </li></ul><ul><li>Math is __________ for her than physics. ( more easier / easier ) </li></ul><ul><li>Of all the girls in my English class, Maria is __________ attractive. ( more/most ) </li></ul><ul><li>Of the two papers, the one on the physical and psychological benefits of yoga is the __________. ( best/ better ) </li></ul>
  24. 37. For your attention <ul><li>More information at: </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>
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