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Degrees Of Comparison Exercise

Complete the following sentences with an adjective of the appropriate degree.

1. Mount Everest is the …………………….peak in


the world.
highest
higher
high

2. Mount Everest is …………………… than any


other peak in the world.
higher
high
highest

3. Sachin is …………………… famous than any


other Indian cricketer.
much
more
most

4. Lead is …………………….. metal.


the heavy

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the heavier
the heaviest

5. No other metal is as …………………… as lead.


heavy
heavier
heaviest

6. Mayank is …………………….. than any other boy


in the class.
tall
taller
tallest

7. The elephant is ……………………… land animal.


big
bigger
biggest
the biggest

8. Preeti is …………………… girl in the class.

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prettier
the prettier
the prettiest

9. Lotus is …………………….. than any other


flower.
beautiful
more beautiful
most beautiful

10. You are no …………………….. than me.


good
better
well
best

11. Bhim was ……………………….. of the Pandavas.


strongest
the stronger
the strongest

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12. The peacock is one of the …………………….


birds.
more beautiful
most beautiful

Answers
1. Mount Everest is the highest peak in the world.

2. Mount Everest is higher than any other peak in the world.

3. Sachin is more famous than any other Indian cricketer.

4. Lead is the heaviest metal.

5. No other metal is as heavy as lead.

6. Mayank is taller than any other boy in the class.

7. The elephant is the biggest land animal.

8. Preeti is the prettiest girl in the class.

9. Lotus is more beautiful than any other flower.

10. You are no better than me.

11. Bhim was the strongest of the Pandavas.

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12. The peacock is one of the most beautiful birds.

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