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Grade 5 - English Language
Comparing with Adverbs

Adverbs are sometimes used to compare different actions. Like adjectives, adverbs have degrees of comparison, namely, positive, comparative, and superlative.

Examples:
I can run fast. She can run faster. He can run the fastest.
I spoke well. She spoke better. He spoke the best.

PositiveComparativeSuperlative
expertly more expertly most expertly
soon sooner soonest
hard harder hardest
far farther farthest
long longer longest
suddenly more suddenly most suddenly

Directions: Fill in the blanks with correct comparative adverbs. Write five example sentences for each of positive, comparative, and superlative adverbs. As a homework, read a book and write sentences containing adverbs used for comparison; and identify the form of the adverb in each sentence.
Q 1: Our class __________________ awaited the return of our test.
more eagerly
eager
most eagerly

Q 2: My ice cream melted ____________________ than yours.
most quickly
quickly
more quickly

Q 3: She arrived at the auditorium _________ than Kim did.
earliest
more early
most early
earlier

Q 4: Lisa arrived the _________ of all the students.
more late
latest
later
most late

Q 5: Kim awoke _________________ the first day of school.
oftenest
earliest
early
earlier

Q 6: The child played ____________________ with the building blocks.
most happily
happy
more happily

Q 7: The final speaker spoke ___________ than the others.
longer
more long
longest
most long

Q 8: The article appeared __________________ than the other.
more recently
most recently
recent

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