ADJECTIVES Comparatives and Superlatives by joseanis
* We make the  comparative   and   superlative   of   one-syllable adjectives ending in  e  by adding  r  and  st .  nice ...
* We make the  comparative  and  superlative  of other one-syllable adjectives by adding  er  and  est .  fast  fast er   ...
We need to  double the last letter   of adjectives that end in one vowel + one consonant, then add  er  and  est .  hot  h...
We make the  comparative   and  superlative  of two-syllable adjectives ending in  y   by changing  y  to  i  and adding  ...
To make the  comparative  and  superlative  of these adjectives we add  more  and  the most   before the adjective.  borin...
good better the best bad worse the worst little less the least far farther the farthest further the furthest much more the...
We use  than  after  comparative  adjectives.  “ Russia is bigger  than  China.” After  superlatives , we normally use  in...
After superlatives, we also use  in  before singular words for groups of people. “ My brother is the youngest player  in  ...
Correct the mistakes. My sister is intelligenter than my brother. The cheetah is the animal fastest in the world. Friday i...
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Adjectives

  1. 1. ADJECTIVES Comparatives and Superlatives by joseanis
  2. 2. * We make the comparative and superlative of one-syllable adjectives ending in e by adding r and st . nice nice r nice st strange strange r strange st wide wide r wide st
  3. 3. * We make the comparative and superlative of other one-syllable adjectives by adding er and est . fast fast er fast est short short er short est cold cold er cold est
  4. 4. We need to double the last letter of adjectives that end in one vowel + one consonant, then add er and est . hot hot t er hot t est big big g er big g est fat fat t er fat t est thin thin n er thin n est
  5. 5. We make the comparative and superlative of two-syllable adjectives ending in y by changing y to i and adding er and est . happ y happ ier happ iest funn y funn ier funn iest craz y craz ier craz iest laz y laz ier laz iest
  6. 6. To make the comparative and superlative of these adjectives we add more and the most before the adjective. boring more boring the most boring beautiful more beautiful the most beautiful colourful more colourful the most colourful
  7. 7. good better the best bad worse the worst little less the least far farther the farthest further the furthest much more the most many more the most
  8. 8. We use than after comparative adjectives. “ Russia is bigger than China.” After superlatives , we normally use in before the names of places. “ Everest is the highest mountain in the world.”
  9. 9. After superlatives, we also use in before singular words for groups of people. “ My brother is the youngest player in the orchestra.” In most cases we use of after superlatives . “ This is the shortest day of the year.”
  10. 10. Correct the mistakes. My sister is intelligenter than my brother. The cheetah is the animal fastest in the world. Friday is the busyiest day of the week. These trainers are much cheapper than those ones. Frank works harder that most people. Norway is coldest than Spain. I’m gooder at English than you. Today has been the hotest day of the year. These are ugliest sandals in the shop. This is the most bad CD I’ve ever listened. English is more easier than Japanese. It’s the worse book I’ve ever read. You’re the funnier person I know.

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