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Friday, December 2, 2011

LEARNING DEGREES OF CHANGE

Degrees of Conversion


Comparative to Superlative


Read the following sentence:-


Comparative:-  He is better than any other boy in the class.
Superlative:- He is the best boy in the class.
Comparative:-She was more beautiful than any other girl in the group.
Superlative:- She was the most beautiful girl in the group.
Comparative:-John was older than any other man in the village.
Superlative:- John was the oldest man in the village.


structure:-


Comparative:-subject+verb+comparative degree+than any other +noun+ext.
Superlative:- subject+verb+the+superlative degree+noun(after than any other)+ext.


Read the following sentence:-


Comparative:-He is better than all other boys in the class.
Superlative:- He is the best of all boys in the class.
Comparative:-She was  older than all other women in the village.
Superlative:- She was the oldest of all women in the village.


structure:-


Comparative:-subject+verb+comparative degree+than all other +noun+ext.
Superlative:- subject+verb+the+superlative degree+of all +noun(after than all other)+ext.


Read the following sentence:-


Comparative:-Dhaka is bigger than most other cities in Bangladesh.
Superlative:- Dhaka is one of the biggest cities in Bangladesh.
Comparative:-You are taller than most other girls in the class.
Superlative:- You are one of the tallest girls in the class.


structure:-


Comparative:-subject+verb+comparative degree+than most other+noun+ext.
Superlative:- subject+verb+one of the+superlative degree+noun(after than most other)+ext.

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