These grammar exercises show us how we make comparisons with adverbs by using more and most with adverbs that end in -ly.
A2 Make comparisons with adverbs
Make comparisons with adverbs
- Use more and most with adverbs that end in -ly.
- Use -er and -est with irregular adverbs: hard, fast, early, late.
- Better and best are forms of the adverb well.
Using More and Most
My mum types more quickly than I do. → My sister types the most quickly of all.
Using -er and -est
Will works harder than Harry. → Maria is the hardest worker.
Using better and best
Jim writes better than I do. → Kim writes the best of all.