Unit 2. GrammarComparatives and Superlatives
What are the comparatives and          superlatives?The comparatives and superlatives arestructures that can be used with ...
First step We need to know how many syllables an             adjective has.Examples:    big   small beautifulboring exciti...
COMPARATIVESWe use the comparative structure to compare twopersons / things / animals… (A – B)        Adjectives   Adjecti...
SUPERLATIVESWe use the superlative structure to say that one object/ person / etc. stands out(catalan translation: el més ...
Exceptions
ExercisesWrite the comparative and superlative form of theseadjectives:Old                  LargeStrong               Seri...
Let’s compare…       Justin Bieber and Pitbull
Exercises• Haga clic para modificar el estilo de texto del patrón  – Segundo nivel  – Tercer nivel     • Cuarto nivel     ...
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Comparatives and superlatives

  1. 1. Unit 2. GrammarComparatives and Superlatives
  2. 2. What are the comparatives and superlatives?The comparatives and superlatives arestructures that can be used with … Adjectives Examples: big small beautiful boring exciting intelligent
  3. 3. First step We need to know how many syllables an adjective has.Examples: big small beautifulboring exciting intelligent
  4. 4. COMPARATIVESWe use the comparative structure to compare twopersons / things / animals… (A – B) Adjectives Adjective + ER than with one Ex. Mary is (tall) taller than Peter syllable Adjectives Boring X boringer √ more boring with two Funny X more funny √ funnier syllables Adjectives Adjective + MORE + adjective + than with more Ex. Mary is more intelligent than Peter than two X Mary is intelligenter than Peter syllables
  5. 5. SUPERLATIVESWe use the superlative structure to say that one object/ person / etc. stands out(catalan translation: el més + adjectiu) Adjectives the + adjective + EST with one Ex. Mary is (tall) the tallest girl in the class syllable Adjectives Boring X the boringest √ the most with two boring syllables Funny X the most funny √ the funniest Adjectives the + MOST + adjective with more Ex. Mary is the most intelligent girl in the class than two X Mary is the intelligentest girl in the class syllables
  6. 6. Exceptions
  7. 7. ExercisesWrite the comparative and superlative form of theseadjectives:Old LargeStrong SeriousHappy PrettyModern CrowdedImportant BadGood Proud
  8. 8. Let’s compare… Justin Bieber and Pitbull
  9. 9. Exercises• Haga clic para modificar el estilo de texto del patrón – Segundo nivel – Tercer nivel • Cuarto nivel – Quinto nivel

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