# COMPARATIVE DEGREE OF QUANTITY 1. SHOWING DIFFERENCES Follow the patterns!

fewer countable noun than more countable or uncountable than less uncountable noun than

Write a sentence using fewer, more or less. Example : a. You have three oranges. b. Your brother has four oranges. The answer : You have fewer oranges than your brother does. Your brother has more oranges than you do. 1. There are 100 books in the bookcase. There are 30 books on the desk. There are more books in the bookcase than on the desk. There are fewer books on the desk than in the bookcase.

2. There are 10 candies in the jar. There are 15 candies on the table. There are fewer candies in the jar than on the table. There are more candies on the table than in the jar.

3. This English textbook has 7 chapters. That Indonesian textbook has 7 chapters.

The travel guidebook contains a lot of information. Chandra did yesterday. Mrs. The reserve fuel tank contains less petrol than the main tank does. The Indonesian textbook has as many chapters as the English textbook does.00 in her wallet yesterday. The main fuel tank contains more petrol than the reserve tank does. The travel guidebook contains more information than the travel brochure does. 4. 7. February has 28 days. 6. Mrs. Mrs. Mrs. Shanti has done. The reserve tank contains 100 litres of petrol. The travel brochure contains less information than the travel guidebook does. Shanti has bought less sugar than my aunts have done. The travel brochure contains a little information. My aunts have bought more kilograms of sugar than Mrs.00 in her wallet yesterday. My aunts have bought more sugar than Mrs. Indra had more money in her wallet than Mrs. Mrs. 5. March has 31 days. Indra did yesterday. 8. Mrs.000. .- This English textbook has as many chapters as the Indonesian textbook does. Shanti has done. Indra had Rp 100. Chandra had less money in her wallet than Mrs. My aunts have bought 20 kilograms of sugar. Shanti has bought ten kilograms of sugar. Shanti has bought fewer kilograms of sugar than My aunts have done. The reserve fuel tank contains fewer litres of petrol than the main fuel tank does.000. The main fuel tank contains 200 litres of petrol. March has more days than February does. The main fuel tank contains more litres of petrol than the reserve tank does. February has fewer days than March does. Mrs. Chandra had Rp 75.