Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Comparatives, superlatives, as…as Whats the opposite of…? Comparative adjectivesSuperlative adjectives longer smaller cheaper more difficult more interesting.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Comparatives, superlatives, as…as Whats the opposite of…? Comparative adjectivesSuperlative adjectives longer smaller cheaper more difficult more interesting."— Presentation transcript:

1 comparatives, superlatives, as…as Whats the opposite of…? Comparative adjectivesSuperlative adjectives longer smaller cheaper more difficult more interesting better more the slowest the coldest the safest the saddest the rudest the best the most

2 comparatives, superlatives, as…as Whats the opposite of…? Comparative adjectivesSuperlative adjectives longer smaller cheaper more difficult more interesting better more shorter bigger more expensive easier more boring worse less the slowest the coldest the safest the saddest the rudest the best the most the fastest the hottest the most dangerous the happiest the most polite the worst the least

3 ADJECTIVESCOMPARATIVESSUPERLATIVES 1 syllable 2 syllable ending in y 3 syllable + er more + adjective + ier more + adjective + est the most + adjective + iest the most + adjective ADVERBSCOMPARATIVESSUPERLATIVES regularmore + adverbthe most + adverb IRREGULAR ADJECTIVES AND ADVERBS good/well bad/badly far better worse further the best the worst the furthest

4 To compare two things, use: a comparative adjective/adverb + than Boxing is more dangerous than rugby. I can run faster than you. To express maximums or minimums, use: the + a superlative adjective/adverb Shes the tallest / most exciting player in the team. She plays the best. To say that two things are the same, use: as + adjective/adverb + as Our team is as good as yours. He can play as well as me. the same as My racket is the same as yours.

5 1.He was the (bad) referee weve ever had. 2.I think swimming is (relaxing) than jogging. 3.The new sports centre is much (good) than the old one. 4.It was the (big) crowd of the season. 5.Im much (fit) than I used to be. 6.One of the (easy) sports to do is cycling. 7.Cross-country skiing is (tiring) than normal skiing. 8.It was the (exciting) match Ive ever seen.

6 Compare the following using not as …as motor racing/motorcycling(dangerous) live sport/sport on TV(exciting) golf/cycling(boring to watch) swimming/aerobics(good for you) watching sport/doing sport(enjoyable) squash/tennis(tiring) being a player/being a coach(difficult) winning/taking part(important)


Download ppt "Comparatives, superlatives, as…as Whats the opposite of…? Comparative adjectivesSuperlative adjectives longer smaller cheaper more difficult more interesting."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google