# Adjectival Degrees: Degrees Of Comparisons

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Questions and Answers
• 1.

### How many Adjectival Degrees: Degrees of Comparison do we have?

• A.

2

• B.

3

• C.

4

• D.

1

• E.

5

Correct Answer
B. 3
Explanation
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Remember, we have 3 adjectival degrees of comparison: Positive, Comparative, and Superlative.

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• 2.

### Please select the Degrees of Comparison

• A.

Comparative

• B.

Negative

• C.

Superlative.

• D.

Positive

• E.

None of the above

• F.

All of the aove

Correct Answer(s)
A. Comparative
C. Superlative.
D. Positive
Explanation
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We have 3 degrees of comparison: positive, comparative, and superlative

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• 3.

### Comparative degree is the form of an adjective modified by more or ending in -er that is used when comparing two things.

• A.

True

• B.

False

Correct Answer
A. True
Explanation
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Comparative degree is the form of an adjective modified by more or ending in -er most of the time, used when comparing two things.

For example, Bigger for a positive: big

He is bigger than her

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• 4.

### ________ is the form of an adjective modified by more or ending in -est most of the time, used when comparing one thing over everything.

Correct Answer
Superlative
Explanation
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Superlative is the form of an adjective modified by more or ending in -est most of the time, used when comparing one thing over everything.

For example, Biggest of a comparative: bigger.

He is the biggest in the class

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