Be careful! Indicating majority Comparative forms of one syllable adjectives adj+er +than Bicycles are cheaper than cars. Comparative forms of adjectives with two or more syllables more +adj+than Planes are more expensive than trains. Irregular adjectives good > better bad >worse far>further /farther
Be careful! I ndicating minority Comparative forms of adjectives with two or more syllables and one syllable adjectives less + adj+than Trains are less expensive than planes. Indicating equality Comparative forms of adjectives with two or more syllables and one syllable adjectives as+adj +as Trains are as comfortable as planes.
Planes are the most expensive means of transport
Be careful! Superlative forms of one syllable adjectives the+ adj+est Bicycles are the cheapest means of transport. Superlative forms of adjectives with two or more syllables The + most +adj Planes are the most expensive means of transport. Irregular adjectives good > the best bad >the worst far> the furthest / the farthest
AdjectivesMajor ComparativesMinor comparativesSuperlatives less fast polluting the most polluting cheaper less cheap slowthe slowest expensivethe most expensive crowded more crowdedless crowded the most crowded the oldest newerthe newest longer short less comfortable the safest dangerous quickless quickthe quickest
1) Trains are expensive/cheap than planes 2) Planes are the safe/dangerous means of transport 3) Cars are polluting/cheap than bicycles 4) Trams are quick/slow than the underground 5) Lorries are big/small than cars 6) Trains are the old/modern means of transport
What is the most popular means of transport now? Cars are the most popular means of transport now.
What will be the most popular means of transport 100 years from now? Helicopters will be the most popular means of transport
Will people travel to work or work from home in the future? People will work from home in the future
Be careful! subject+will+base form People will work from home Will people work from home? Yes, they will No, they won’t