Comparative and Superlative Adjectives in Songs
One way of describing a person or thing is by saying that they have more of a particular quality than someone or something else. To do this, we use comparative adjectives, which are formed either by adding '-er' at the end of the adjective, or placing 'more' before the adjective, e.g:
"She is more intelligent than her sister"
"London is bigger than Oxford".
It is also possible to describe someone or something by saying that they have more of a particular quality than any other of their kind. We do this by using superlative adjectives, which are formed by adding '-est' at the end of the adjective and placing 'the' before it, or placing 'the most' before the adjective, e.g.:
" Shanghai is world's the biggest city".
Irregular adjectives/ Exceptions:
Music videos containing examples of comparatives and superlatives:
Justin Biber " Never Say Never"
Kelly Clarkson " Stronger"
Lenka " Everything at Once"
Teaching adjectives to students have never been so easy as nowadays, with the access to new technologies which makes the whole learning process an enjoyable as well a valuable experience. Let's Learn English team of teachers have prepared lots of various suplementary materials for teaching comparatives and superlatives at all levels of competency from A1-B2, for instance: engaging videos and interactive exercises like gap filling, matching pairs, etc.
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Joanna Kawrow 09-11-2016