2 ADJECTIVESAdjectives are used to describe things, animals or people. They are the same before singular and plural nouns.They can go before a noun or after the verb be.It’s a big houseThe house is big
3 Finish the sentences. Use adjectives It is a big classroomThe classroom ________My father is __________It is a _________ schoolThe school ___________
5 Comparative adjectives We often compare people, animals or things; we say how they are similar or different.Comparative adjectives are used to talk about the differences between two people, animals or things. The word than often comes after the comparative adjective.
6 Examples:My school is bigger than yoursJack is taller than Sara
7 Circle the comparatives My sister is nicer than my aunt. Everybody loves her.My grandma is older than my grandpaAunty Sara is younger than MarkMy cousin Carlos is shorter than my brother
8 Adjective Comparative We form the comparatives by adding –er to short adjectives.But be careful!!!AdjectiveComparativeShortShorterTallTallerOldOlderYoungYoungerNewNewerAdjectiveComparativeNiceNicerWidewider
9 Fill in the gaps. Use the comparatives of the word in brackets. Mary is shorter than Sam (short)Sara is _________ than Tom (young)Karol is _________ than Laura (nice)John is _________ than Mark (old)
10 The spelling sometimes changes. Look at the following comparatives. Be careful!!!The spelling sometimes changes. Look at the following comparatives.Short adjectives with one vowel and one consonantBig biggerFat fatterThin thinnerAdjectives that end in yFunny funnierHeavy heavier
11 Write sentences. Use the comparatives. My cousin Paquito / fat / My cousin Eulalio _________________________________English / funny / Math_________________________________Sara’s brother / thin / SamMy sisters / heavy / My baby brother
13 Superlative adjectives Superlative adjectives are used to talk about differences between three or more people, animals or things. The word the comes before the superlative adjective.
14 Examples:I am the tallest in my classMy grandpa is the oldest of all
15 Circle the superlative. My brother is the smallest of all his friendsI am the youngest girl in my class.Camilo is the tallest boy in my schoolSara is the fastest runner of my classmates
16 Adjective Superlative We form the superlative by adding –est to short adjectives.But be careful!!!AdjectiveSuperlativeShortThe ShortestTallThe tallestOldThe OldestYoungThe YoungestNewThe NewestAdjectiveSuperlativeNiceNicestWideWidest
17 Complete the sentences. Use the superlatives of the words in brackets. Who is ____________ ? (old)Who is ____________ ? (young)Who is ____________ ? (short)Who is ____________ ? (tall)
18 The spelling sometimes changes. Look at the following superlatives. Be careful!!!The spelling sometimes changes. Look at the following superlatives.Short adjectives with one vowel and one consonantBig biggestFat fattestThin thinnestAdjectives that end in yFunny funniestHeavy heaviest
19 Fill in the gaps. Use the superlatives of the words in brackets. My school ___________ (big)Uncle Mark is ___________ (tall)This game ___________ (funny)My sister ___________ (short)