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Grade 8 English
2.16 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: My ice cream melted ____________________ than yours.
most quickly
quickly
more quickly

Q 2: She arrived at the auditorium _________ than Kim did.
earlier
more early
most early
earliest

Q 3: The article appeared __________________ than the other.
more recently
most recently
recent

Q 4: Kim awoke _________________ the first day of school.
earliest
earlier
oftenest
early

Q 5: The car from Ford won the race ______.
easy
easier
easily
more easy

Q 6: Of all these apes, chimpanzees behave _______.
more peacefully
peacefully
most peacefully
more peaceful

Q 7: Lisa arrived the _________ of all the students.
most late
more late
latest
later

Q 8: Chimpanzees learn _________ of all the apes.
most quickly
most quickest
quickest
more quick

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