Making Comparisons Comparative & Superlative Adjectives
Comparative Adjectives • Compare two people, places, or things.
How to Make Them • Add –er • My ride to school is longer when it snows. • Use more • Traveling in winter is more difficult than traveling in summer.
Superlative Adjectives • Compare more than two people.
How To Make Them • Add –est • Samantha is the smartest one in the class. • Use most • Harry is the most useful employee at work.
How Do I Know Which to Use? • How many things are being compared in the sentence?