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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: Our class __________________ awaited the return of our test.
eager
more eagerly
most eagerly

Q 2: The final speaker spoke ___________ than the others.
longer
more long
longest
most long

Q 3: Do gorillas scream __________ than other apes do?
most loud
loudest
more loud
louder

Q 4: The car from Ford won the race ______.
easily
easy
more easy
easier

Q 5: Lisa arrived the _________ of all the students.
more late
later
latest
most late

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

Q 7: My ice cream melted ____________________ than yours.
more quickly
most quickly
quickly

Q 8: Gorillas try _____________ of all apes to avoid fights.
most hardest
hardest
hard
harder

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