Degree of Adjectives Pdf!
Definition of adjective Degree of Adjectives Pdf
Adjectives are words that describe the qualities or state of being nouns: very big, like a dog, crazy, yellow, fun, fast. They also describe the number of nouns: many, few, millions, and eleven, etc. A comparison with the correct use of the degree of adjectives is given below. Degree of Adjectives Pdf
The degree of adjectives are as follows:
There are three degrees of Adjective.
- Positive Degree
- Comparative Degree
- Superlative Degree
An adjective is said to be in the positive degree when there is no comparison.
For example, Bright, where bright is a positive degree.
Comparative Degree Degree of Adjectives Pdf
An adjective is said to be in the comparative degree when it is used to compare two nouns/pronouns.
For example, Bright —–> Brighter, where brighter is a comparative degree.
An adjective is in superlative degree when it is used to compare more than two nouns/pronouns. We use the article ‘the’ before the superlative degrees.
For example, Bright—–> Brighter—–>Brightest, Brightest is the superlative degree. Degree of Adjectives Pdf
|courageous||more courageous||most courageous|
|careful||more careful||most careful|
|brilliant||more brilliant||most brilliant|
|beautiful||more beautiful||most beautiful|
Examples of Degrees of Adjective
Correct Use of Degree of Adjectives
|Incorrect Degree of Adjectives Pdf||Correct|
|This book is inferior than that.||This book is inferior to that.|
|There is still any milk in the jug.||There is still some milk in the jug.|
|Lahore is further than Karachi.||Lahore is farther than Karachi.|
|Iqbal is greater than any poet.||Iqbal is greater than any other poet.|
|I have spilt little milk I had.||I have spilt the little milk I had.|
|He is more intelligent of all the students.||Ali is the most intelligent of all the students.|
|He is a taller boy.||He is a tall boy.|
|He is a taller boy in the class.||He is the tallest boy in the class.|
|He has most perfect features.||He has perfect features.|
|Ali is the better singer in the town.||Ali is the best singer in the town.|
Degree of Adjectives Pdf