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Comparatives and Superlatives in English

Positive: Good, tall, empty, happy

Comparative
Inferiority Equality Superiority
Less+ adj+ than

John is less tall thanMary

as+adj+as

John is as tallas Mary

Monosyllables -er than

He’s bigger than me
He’s happier than me

Bisyllables Ending in -y
Not ending in -y More+ adj+than

He’s more intelligent than me

 

Superlative
Monosyllables The + adj + -est

He´s the biggest
He’s the happiest

Bisyllables Ending in -y
Not ending in -y The most + adj

He’s the most intelligent

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