Presentation on theme: "By katerin Adones. Comparative In Spanish as in English, we use comparatives to express comparisons of superiority, equality, and inferiority. which is."— Presentation transcript:
With most two-syllable adjectives, you form the comparative with more and the superlative with most. Two-Syllable Adjective Comparative Form Superlative Form peacefulmore peacefulmost peaceful pleasantmore pleasantmost pleasant carefulmore carefulmost careful thoughtfulmore thoughtfulmost thoughtful
If the two-syllable adjectives ends with –y, change the y to i and add –er for the comparative form. For the superlative form change the y to i and add –est. Two-Syllable Adjective Ending with -y Comparative Form Superlative Form happyhappierhappiest angryangrierangriest busybusierbusiest
For adjectives with three syllables or more, you form the comparative with more and the superlative with most. Adjective with Three or More Syllables Comparative Form Superlative Form generousmore generousmost generous importantmore importantmost important intelligentmore intelligentmost intelligent
Choose the correct anwer 1.-The comparative of bad is: a)Bader b)Worser c)Worse d)More bad 2.- The superlative of gentle is: a)Gentleest b)Gentlerest c)Gentlest d)most gentler
3.- The superlative of hot is: a)Hotest b)Hottest c)Most hot d)More hot 4.- The comparative of joyful is : a)joyfuller b)Joufuler c)More joyful d)More joyfuller
Practice Make comparative or superlative sentences using the words given. Example Bob/tall/Richard BOB IS TALLER THAN RICHARD. 1. Tea/cheap/champagne TEA IS CHEAPER THAN CHAMPAGNE 2. Movies/interesting/TV shows MOVIES ARE MORE INTERESTING THAN TV SHOWS 3. Sharon/beautiful/ in the class SHARON IS THE MOST BEAUTIFUL IN THE CLASS 4. John /happy /in the world JOHN IS THE HAPPIEST BOY IN THE WORLD.