Presentation on theme: "Comparison of Adjectives"— Presentation transcript:
1 Comparison of Adjectives Let’s compare!big - bigger than – the biggestsmall - smaller than – the smallestbeautiful - more beautiful than – the most beautifulV.B. 2011
2 _______ is an adjective. How many long adjectives can you find? What is an adjective?_______ is an adjective.How many long adjectives can you find?
3 Comparison of Adjectives Adjectives are divided into syllables:What is a syllable?Syllable is a part of a word containing vowel soundsingingsing………ing1st syllable2nd syllable
4 Examples- syllables 1 3 2 long tall old small big smart fat short one syllable adjectivesthree syllable adjectivestwo syllable adjectiveslongtalloldsmallbigsmartfatshorthappyfriendlycrazydirtyhungryeasywonderfulhardworkingbeautifulimportant
5 Hi, I’m Rick. I’m 1.70 cm tall too. as…..asHi, I’m Rick. I’m 1.70 cm tall too.Hi,I’m Tom. I’m 1.70 cm tall.Rick is as tall as Tom.
6 as…..as but Koda isn’t as big as Kena. He is as happy as Kena. I’m bigger than you. I’m happy,too.Koda isn’t as big as Kena.butI’m big and happy.He is as happy as Kena.
7 Comparative Form rabbit - turtle fast-er fast-slow one syllable adjectivefast-erfast-slowMy car is fast.But my dad’s car is faster.1.The rabbit is faster than the turtle.2.The turtle is slower than the rabbit.
8 Superlative Form rabbit - turtle fast-est fast-slow the … + est one syllable adjectivefast-estMy car is fast.My dad’s car is faster.But my friend’s car is the fastest.fast-slow1.The rabbit is the fastest animal.2.The turtle is the slowest animal.Short Adjectives :old, slow, tall, long, short erthe … + est
9 Adjectives ending in CVC- 1.The rabbit is bigger than the turtle. CVC = Consonant / Vowel / Consonantrabbit turtleAdjectives ending in CVC-double the last letter!big-biggerMy ball is big.My sister’s ball is bigger.But my friend’s ball is the biggest.1.The rabbit is bigger than the turtle.Example:David is fatter than Miri.big – bigger biggestCVCCVC = Consonant / Vowel / Consonant
10 funny ending in y y + ier y + iest happy happier the happiest Two syllable adjectives ending in y-drop the y and add i !1.The cat is funnier than the dog.Short Adjectives:ending in y y + iery + iesthappy happier the happiesthungry hungrier the hungriesteasy easier the happiest
11 Be careful with these words! Irregular AdjectivesBe careful with these words!good- better –the bestbad – worse - the worst
12 Long Adjectives Fish is a………….………… meal. Steak is ………..……….…….… meal. beautiful, boring morethe mostdeliciousdeliciousFish is a………….………… meal.butmore deliciousChicken is ………..……….………. than fish.butthe most deliciousSteak is ………..……….…….… meal.
13 Let’s practice: A horse is ______________than a dog. strong /tall/ beautiful/shortstrongershortertallermore beautifulhorse dogA horse is ______________than a dog.A dog is ______________than a horse.
14 Let’s practice: A shark is _____________than a whale. small /big/ beautiful/dangerousshark whaleA shark is _____________than a whale.A whale is _____________than a shark.smallerbiggermore beautifulmore dangerous
15 Let’s practice: A snake is ___________than a spider. dangerous /long/ small/ poisonousspider snakeA snake is ___________than a spider.A spider is __________than a snake.smallerlongermore poisonousmore dangerous
16 friendly /short/ fat /heavy A rabbit is _________than an elephant. Let’s practice:friendly /short/ fat /heavyfriendliershorterfatterheavierelephant rabbitA rabbit is _________than an elephant.An elephant is ________than a rabblit.
17 Let’s practice: A lion is ________than a camel. strong /fast/ dangerous /slowstrongerslowerfastermore dangerouscamel lionA lion is ________than a camel.A camel is ________than a lion.
18 Let’s practice: A dolphin is ________than a penguin. dolphin penguin big / intelligent / long/ beautifulbiggerlongermore intelligentmore beautifuldolphin penguinA dolphin is ________than a penguin.
19 Compare the clowns using the words from the box Example: Joe is taller than Mike./ Joe is the tallest clown.strong, young, funny, sad, beautiful, fat, big, small, ugly, short, tall, heavy, old, bad, goodJoe:Age: 25Height:1.85 cmWeight:80 kgFunny:Tony:Age: 35Height:1.75 cmWeight:100 kgFunny:Mike:Age: 28Height:1.80 cmWeight:80 kgFunny:
20 Exercise 1 Exercise 2 Mike: Age: 28 Height:1.80 cm Weight:80 kg Funny: Beauty:Joe:Age: 25Height:1.85 cmWeight:80 kgFunny:Beauty:Tony:Age: 35Height:1.75 cmWeight:100 kgFunny:Beauty:Exercise 11.Mike is _______ than Tony. ( tall)2.Joe is _______ than Mike. ( young)3.Joe is ________ than Mike. (funny)4.Tony is ________than Joe. (old)5.Tony is ________than Mike. (short)6.Joe is ________ than Tony. (tall)7.Joe is ________than Mike. (beautiful)8.Tony is _______than Joe (happy)9.Tony is ________than Joe. (heavy)10. Joe is as ______as Mike ( heavy)11. Tony is _______than Mike. (funny)Exercise 21.Joe is the_______ ( tall)2.Joe is the _______. ( young)3.Tony is the________. (funny)4.Tony is the________. (old)5.Tony is the________. (short)6.Joe is the_______. (beautiful)8.Tony is the______. (happy)9.Tony is ________. (heavy)
21 cow horse sheep rooster pig Compare the farm animals using the words from the boxExample: A pig is slower than a horse./ The pig is the dirtiest animal.strong, fast, clean, dirty, beautiful, fat, big, small, colorful, friendly, short, tallcowhorsesheeproosterpig
22 cow rooster pig sheep horse Exercise 11.The cow is _______ than the pig ( fat)2.The horse is _______ than the sheep ( big)3.The rooster is ________ than the pig (small)4.The cow is ________than the sheep (fat)5.The pig is ________than the sheep (dirty)6.The rooster is ________ than the horse. (colorful)7.The horse is ________than the cow (beautiful)8.The sheep is _______than the horse (short)9.The horse is ________than the pig (clean)10. The horse is ______than the cow ( strong)11. The cow is _______than the sheep (heavy)
23 cow rooster pig sheep horse Exercise 21.The cow is the_______ animal ( fat)2.The horse is the_______ animal ( strong)3.The rooster is the________ animal (small)4.The pig is the________ animal (dirty)5.The rooster is the________ animal (colorful)6.The horse is the________ animal (beautiful)7.The sheep is the_______ animal (cute)8. The cow is the_______ animal (heavy)