Degree of Adjectives Pdf!
Definition of adjective Degree of Adjectives Pdf
Adjectives are words that describe the qualities or states of being of nouns: enormous, doglike, silly, yellow, fun, fast. They also describe the number of nouns: many, few, millions and eleven, etc. The comparison and correct use of the Degree of adjectives are given below. Degree of Adjectives Pdf
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
Examples of Degrees of Adjective
|beautiful||more beautiful||most beautiful|
|brilliant||more brilliant||most brilliant|
|careful||more careful||most careful|
|courageous||more courageous||most courageous|
Correct Use of Degree of Adjectives Degree of Adjectives Pdf
|Incorrect Degree of Adjectives Pdf||Sr.
|1||He is a taller boy in the class.||1||He is the tallest boy in the class.|
|2||This book is inferior than that.||2||This book is inferior to that.|
|3||I have spilt little milk I had.||3||I have spilt the little milk I had.|
|4||Iqbal is greater than any poet.||4||Iqbal is greater than any other poet.|
|5||Ali is the better singer in the town.||5||Ali is the best singer in the town.|
|6||He is more intelligent of all the students.||6||Ali is the most intelligent of all the students.|
|7||There is still any milk in the jug.||7||There is still some milk in the jug.|
|8||He has most perfect features.||8||He has perfect features.|
|9||Lahore is further than Karachi.||9||Lahore is farther than Karachi.|
|10||He is a taller boy.||10||He is a tall boy.|
Degree of Adjectives Pdf