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COMPARATIVES AND

SUPERLATIVES ACTIVITY

A). Test your knowledge of adjective order in English sentences. Put


the parts in order to form a sentence.

1). beautiful -- brown – eyes --- Anna – has --- big.

Ana has big beautiful brown eyes.

2). rich –British - David Beckham is – footballer- successful.

David Beckham is British rich successful footballer.

3). Large- pension- payoff- ridiculously - The banker received

The banker received ridiculously large pension payof

4). Colombian – presenter- TV- beautiful- Andrea Serna is a- blonde

Andrea Serna is blonde beautiful presenter TV Colombian

5). Paola arrived in a – limousine – bid black – stretch

Paola arrived in a limousine bid black stretch

B) Read carefully:

- Which of these sentences is correct? Explain why.

____ Malmaison is one of the best restaurants in the city.

____ Malmaison is one of the most good restaurants in the city.

Because:

The first sentence that this is written properly and that best is well
used, but the most is to adjectives with more than two syllables and
this is not it
-Which of these sentences is correct? Explain why.

____One of Liverpool's best attractions is the Liverpool World Museum.

____One of Liverpool's more good attractions is the Liverpool World Museum.

Because:

The first sentence that this is written properly and that best is well
used, but the most is to adjectives with more than two syllables and
this is not it

-Which of these sentences is correct? Explain why.

____ Liverpool is more small than London.

____ Liverpool is smaller than London.

Because:

The second sentence is correct as this is the correct way to compare


two cities in a sentence

-Which of these sentences is correct? Explain why.

____Liverpool is one of Britain's most big cities.

____ Liverpool is one of Britain's biggest cities.

Because:

The second sentence is correct and this describes a city that is


bigger then used correctly the composition of writing, the first could
not be because MOST only adds to abjections of more than three
syllables

-Which of these sentences is correct? Explain why.

___Liverpool used to be the most important port city in England.

___Liverpool used to be the importantest port city in England

Because:

The first is correct because this sentence is composed of adjectives


of more than three syllables and placed MOST or MORE.
-Which of these sentences is correct? Explain why.

___The Beetham Tower is the tallest building in Liverpool.

___The Beetham Tower is the most tall building in Liverpool.

Because:

The first sentence is correct because in the second MOST used and
there is talk of a one-syllable adjective can not be so.

C). Take a look to the pictures and then make 10 comparisons


between these two cities, U.S.A and England. Check the adjectives
and the example.

1).Example: New York is noisier than England.

2). England is more cultural than New York

3). New York has more pollution than in England

4). England is more boring than in New York

5). New York is warmer than England

6). New York is more colorful than England

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