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The town child and the country child

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Degrees of Comparison

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The town child and the country child

  1. 1. There are three Degrees of Comparison in English
  2. 2. 1. Positive degree. 2. Comparative degree. 3. Superlative degree.
  3. 3. Positive Degree We use the Positive degree when we speak about only one person or thing.
  4. 4. Example: Sam is tall. The house is big. This flower is beautiful.
  5. 5. Comparative Degree We use the Comparative degree when we compare two persons or two things with each other.
  6. 6. Example: Sam is taller than John. This house is bigger than that one. She is nicer than him.
  7. 7. Superlative Degree •We use the Superlative degree when we compare more than two persons or things with one another. •It is the highest degree
  8. 8. Peter is the smartest boy in class. Alice is the sweetest girl in the neighborhood. The blue whale is the largest of all animals.
  9. 9. Degree of Comparison 1.Adjectives of one syllable Adjectives of one syllable add -er and -est. Adjectives ending on 'e' just add -r and -st. Some adjectives double the final consonant.
  10. 10. adjective comparative superlative small smaller smallest warm warmer warmest old older oldest nice nicer nicest
  11. 11. adjective comparative superlative dark darker darkest near nearer nearest big bigger biggest nice nicer nicest
  12. 12. 2.Adjectives of two syllables Some adjectives of two syllables add -er and -est. For adjectives ending in 'y‘ – cut y then add -ier and -iest.
  13. 13. adjective comparative superlative lovely lovelier loveliest dirty dirtier dirtiest happy happier happiest easy easier easiest
  14. 14. Adjectives ending in -ful, -less, -ing, -ed use more and most. Some other adjectives of two syllables use more and most (modern, famous, normal, correct, ...).
  15. 15. adjective comparative superlative pleasant more pleasant most pleasant boring more boring most boring useful more useful most useful
  16. 16. •small •light •unhappy •Small •die •big •dark •happy •large •live x x x x x
  17. 17. •short •far •close •stop •thin •long •near •open •start •thick x x x x x
  18. 18. •disappear •uncomman •unhappy •Small •die •appear •comman •happy •large •live x x x x x
  19. 19. The elephant’s eyes are small but its body is __
  20. 20. The animals were happy in the beginning. After the jackal entered the forest, they became ___
  21. 21. The giraffe’s neck is very long but its tail is___
  22. 22. Mangoes are sweet but lemons are ……
  23. 23. The coconut is a tall tree but the guava is a …… tree.
  24. 24. Name of the Student Age in years Height in Ft. Weight in Kgs. Hari 11 4.9 27 Seshagiri 12 5.1 30 Akhita 12 4.8 28 Bhaskar Raju 10 4.5 24 Siddu 13 5.3 35
  25. 25. Name of the Student Age in years Height in Ft. Weight in Kgs. Rajesh 11 5.1 28 Raghava 12 4.9 28 Vamsi 13 4.5 27 Manoj 12 5.1 30 Gopi 10 4.5 25
  26. 26. RaghavaHarini 4.9ft 4.9ft 27kgs 28kgs
  27. 27. Who is as tall as Raghava? Harini is as tall as Raghava.
  28. 28. RaghavaHarini 4.9ft 4.9ft 27kgs 28kgs
  29. 29. Harini is not so heavy as Raghava
  30. 30. Name of the Student Age in years Height in Ft. Weight in Kgs. Hari 11 4.9 27 Seshagiri 12 5.1 30 Akhita 12 4.8 28 Bhaskar Raju 10 4.5 24 Siddu 13 5.3 35
  31. 31. Name of the Student Age in years Height in Ft. Weight in Kgs. Rajesh 11 5.1 28 Raghava 12 4.9 28 Vamsi 13 4.5 27 Manoj 12 5.1 30 Gopi 10 4.5 25
  32. 32. Harini is older than Gopi 11years 10years
  33. 33. Who is as tall as Raghava? Hari is as tall as Raghava.
  34. 34. Siddu is the heaviest boy in the group.
  35. 35. Siddu is the tallest boy in the group
  36. 36. Siddu and Vamsi are the oldest boys in the group 13years13years
  37. 37. Bhaskara Raju and Gopi are the youngest boys in the group 10y 10y
  38. 38. Seshagiri is younger than Vamsi 13y12y
  39. 39. Harini is not so old as Akhila 11y 12y
  40. 40. Manoj older than Rajesh 12y 11y
  41. 41. Seshagiri is not as tall as Siddu 5.1ft 5.3ft
  42. 42. Rajesh is taller than Akhila 5.1ft 4.8ft
  43. 43. Vamsi is one of the shortest boys in the group
  44. 44. Akhila is not so heavy as Manoj
  45. 45. Siddu is heavier than any other pupil in the group
  46. 46. No other member in the group is so heavy as Siddu.
  47. 47. Rajesh is as heavy as Raghava.
  48. 48. Manoj is heavier than Gopi.
  49. 49. Vamsi is as heavy as Harini
  50. 50. Siddu is taller than any other pupil in the group.
  51. 51. No other pupil in the group is as tall as Siddu.
  52. 52. Rajesh is taller than Raghava
  53. 53. Akhila is shorter than Harini
  54. 54. Vamsi is not as tall as Manoj.
  55. 55. army= a large group of soldiers
  56. 56. group =a number of persons or things that are together
  57. 57. herd = a group of animals living or grazing at one place.
  58. 58. pile = a number of things placed on top of one another. ,
  59. 59. bunch = a number of things growing /tied together.
  60. 60. Unit. NO Lesson Page No Unit 1 Dolphins 1 Unit 2 Olympic Games The Swing (Poem) 9 Unit 3 Hover crafts 19 Unit 4 Vikram Sarabai Trees (poem) 24
  61. 61. Unit 5 Fossils page No. Unit 6 Crocodiles. Four chairs (poem) 38 Unit 7 Kites 47 Unit 8 Habits Mosquito(poem) 52 Unit 9 Finger prints 62 Unit 10 An act of Bravery. I wounder (poem) 68
  62. 62. “Fossils” is found on page 32
  63. 63. If you want to know about crocodiles you must turn to page 38
  64. 64. “Mosquito” is found in Unit 8
  65. 65. The Unit 7 : “Kites” is found from page --- 47 to 51
  66. 66. Unit 4 talks about --- Vikram Sarabhai and Trees
  67. 67. 1.Prevention is better than cure
  68. 68. 2.Charaka presented the concept of digestion ….. and immunity .
  69. 69. 3.Charaka ___ the anatomy of human body.
  70. 70. 4. Charaka gave the numbers of ____ present in the human body.
  71. 71. 5. Charaka samhita is a great contribution in the field of ___
  72. 72. 6.Charaka said that the heart is the controlling_____
  73. 73. 7. The two ancient physicians who guided Charaka were____ and ____
  74. 74. 1. A physician should have •impatience •sense •arrogance •patience
  75. 75. 2. The first person to find out the cause of human sickness was • Susruta • Dharmapada • Charaka • Charakasamhita
  76. 76. 3. Charaka was a greart … • Surgeon • physician • philosopher • translator
  77. 77. Charakasamhita was written • nearly twenty years ago. • nearly twenty centuries ago. • nearly twenty decades ago. • nearly twenty five years ago.
  78. 78. S. No Adjective Suffe x Noun 1 unfair ness unfairness 2 lonely ness loneliness 3 narrow ness narrowness
  79. 79. 4 ready ness readines 5 stout ness stoutness 6 thick ness thickness 7 great ness greatness
  80. 80. S. .N o Adverbs of Manner(adj +ly) the verbs they talk about 1 serious( adj+ly) = seriously is preparing 2 comfortable (adj+ly) = comfortably were seated
  81. 81. S. .N o Adverbs of Manner(adj +ly) the verbs they talk about 3 wonderful(adj+ly )= wounderfully danced 4 enthusiastic(adj+ly) = enthustastically watched
  82. 82. S. .N o Adverbs of Manner(adj +ly) the verbs they talk about 5 excellent (adj+ly) excellently performed 6 unfortunate(adj+ly )unfortunatelly missed
  83. 83. 7 voluntary(adj+ly) voluntarily donated 8 loud(adj+ly) loudly applauded 9 real (adj+ly) really generous
  84. 84. Fill in the blanks in the following conversation between Rohit and his father. Change the words in brackets into adverbs.
  85. 85. •Father : Your exams are approaching. Are you studying ___( serious) •Rohit: Yes dad. I am reading all the subjects___( careful)
  86. 86. •Father: Last time you failed in mathes.Are you working …. (thorough) on the exercises? •Rohit: I’ve revised them several times. Now I can do them …..(confident)
  87. 87. •Father: I hope you ‘ll write the exam… (excellent) •Rohit: Sure,dad
  88. 88. Girls Perce ntage Boys perce ntage Swathi 86 Abhilash 85.6 Swetha 82 Farooq 85 Naga Rani 78 Sai Krishna 79.6
  89. 89. Hemalat ha 69 Prasad 67.6 Mamath a 68 Uday 76 Geeta 68 Vinod 76.8 Manjula 67.6 Masann a 71
  90. 90. 1.Name the school topper? • Swathi
  91. 91. 2.Which two students scored queal percentage? • Manjula and Bhanu Prasad. & Mamatha and Sruthi Geetha?
  92. 92. 3.Who got the lowest percentage? • Manjula and Bhanu Prasad
  93. 93. 4.How many have scored eighty percent and above? • Four
  94. 94. 5. Comment on the overall performance of students. • The performance of students are very good.
  95. 95. 6.Who performed well, boys or girls? ? Support your answer. • It may be boys. Except one boy,all scored above 70%.As to girls of the seven,four scored less than 70%.
  96. 96. S. No . Words spelt wrongly Words with correct spelling 1 balansed balanced 2 nutrents nutrients 3 vitamns vitamins
  97. 97. 4 protins Proteins 5 diferent different 6 maat meat 7 sourses sources
  98. 98. Find the odd one and circle out
  99. 99. •hospital •nurse •patient •passenger
  100. 100. •Shop, •customer, •cost, •temple
  101. 101. •dollars •things •rupees •cents
  102. 102. • treatment •operation •surgeon •blackboard
  103. 103. •play •question •answer •chocolate
  104. 104. ready ness readines 5 stout ness stoutness 6 thick ness thickness 7 great ness greatness
  105. 105. SI.N o. Name of the Student Marks scored in english 1 Rani 65 2 Lata 60 3 Kamala 73
  106. 106. 4 Lakshmi 80 5 Krishna 64 6 Bharathi 75 7 Ganesh 82 8 Meghana 63
  107. 107. 9 Meenakshi 67 10 Nithya 73 11 Sindu 80 12 Chandu 71 13 Mani 85
  108. 108. 14 Chinni 67 15 Ravi 62 16 Bhanu 67 17 Ramya 73 18 Saleem 80
  109. 109. 19 Sai 80 20 Ruchira 71 21 Nandu 85 22 Mary 62 23 Usha 64
  110. 110. 24 Sarada 75 25 Bujji 82 26 Sandhya 67 27 Sridhar 71 28 Jyothi 73
  111. 111. SI.No . Name of the Student Marks scored in english 29 Kumar 80 30 Swarna 71
  112. 112. Answer the following questions using ‘no’ ‘none’ ‘any’ ‘a few’ and ‘many’
  113. 113. 1. How many students have scored more than 70 marks. 17 students have scored more than 70 marks.
  114. 114. 2.Are there any students who have scored 90 marks? No, none has scored 90 marks.
  115. 115. 3.How many students have failed in English? None has failed in english.
  116. 116. 4. How ma?ny students have scored below 60 marks None has scored below 60.
  117. 117. 5.How many students have scored between 64 and 75? Many students have scored between 64 and 75.
  118. 118. Match the group nouns in A with what they refer to column B
  119. 119. •mob •board •some people gathered for destructive purpose •a number of directors of a company
  120. 120. •troupe •army •a numbers of artists, dancers, acrobats •a number soldiers
  121. 121. •bench •crowd •People collected without any specific purpose •a number of judges
  122. 122. •spect ators •a number of people watching a match or something
  123. 123. •audie nce •team •a number of people listening to a concert or lecture •a number of players

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