FORMING THE COMPARATIVE AND SUPERLATIVE
Using the comparative of adjectives in English is quite easy once you have understood the few simple...
IRREGULAR COMPARATIVES AND SUPERLATIVES
These adjectives have completely irregular comparative and superlative forms:
THE + SUPERLATIVE
'the' is placed before the superlative:
He is the richest man in the world.
That is the b...
COMPARATIVE + THAN
To compare the difference between two people, things or events.
Mt. Everest is higher than Mt. Blanc.
AS + ADJECTIVE + AS
To compare people, places, events or things, when there is no difference, use as + adjective + as:
NOT AS + ADJECTIVE + AS
Difference can also be shown by using not so/as ...as:
Mont Blanc is not as high as Mount Everest
COMPARISONS OF QUANTITY
To show difference:
To show difference we use more, less, fewer + than
MORE + nouns that are countable or uncounta...