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Comperatives and Superlatives


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Comperatives and Superlatives

  1. 1. Comperatives And Superlatives
  2. 2. Comperatives <ul><li>Which one is faster? </li></ul><ul><li>Which one is newer? </li></ul><ul><li>Which one is older? </li></ul>
  3. 3. Rules <ul><li>-er than </li></ul><ul><li>Ferrari is fast er than Volswagen </li></ul><ul><li>Tall Taller </li></ul><ul><li>Short Shorter </li></ul><ul><li>Cheap Cheaper </li></ul><ul><li>BUT </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Big Big-g-er </li></ul><ul><li>Fat Fat-t-er </li></ul><ul><li>Thin Thin-n-er </li></ul><ul><li>Hot Hot-t-er </li></ul><ul><li>EG: I’m thi nner than my friend. </li></ul>
  5. 5. -y ending adjectives <ul><li>Happy Happ-i-er </li></ul><ul><li>Pretty Prett-i-er </li></ul><ul><li>Easy Eas-i-er </li></ul><ul><li>EG: Maths is eas ier than English. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Two Syllable Adjectives <ul><li>We need MORE </li></ul><ul><li>Beautiful More Beautiful </li></ul><ul><li>Difficult More Difficult </li></ul><ul><li>Handsome More Handsome </li></ul><ul><li>EG: Brad Pitt is more handsome than Şaban. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Let’s Compare <ul><li>Terry Alex </li></ul><ul><li>Age: 30 Age: 45 </li></ul><ul><li>Height: 1.70m tall Height: 1.80m tall </li></ul>
  8. 8. Superlatives <ul><li>The -est </li></ul><ul><li>Who is the tallest in our class? </li></ul><ul><li>Who is the funniest? </li></ul><ul><li>Who is the most hardworking? </li></ul>
  9. 9. How do we form SUPERLATIVES? <ul><li>Tall The tall est </li></ul><ul><li>Short The short est </li></ul><ul><li>Young The young est </li></ul>
  10. 10. BUT <ul><li>Happy The happ -i-est </li></ul><ul><li>Easy The eas- i-est </li></ul><ul><li>Two Syllables </li></ul><ul><li>Hardworking The most hardworking </li></ul><ul><li>Delicious The most delicious </li></ul>
  11. 11. Irregular Adjectives <ul><li>Adjective Comperative Superlative </li></ul><ul><li>Good Better The best </li></ul><ul><li>Bad Worse The worst </li></ul><ul><li>Far Further The Furthest </li></ul>
  12. 12. Which one is correct? <ul><li>Sall is older than (me, I) </li></ul><ul><li>I’m more beautiful than (she,her) </li></ul><ul><li>She is (interestinger, more intersting)than (I,me) </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Any Questions? </li></ul>