|12.2.1 Comparatives and Superlatives|
In the following sentences, pick up the most suitable comparatives and superlatives.
1. My aunt is fat. (No comparison is made here, so a simple adjective fat is used.)
2. The fiercer of the two women was Lucy. (Two persons are compared, so the comparative of fiercer is used.)
3. Of the three stooges, the fat one is the funniest character. (More than two personas are involved in comparison, so the superlative funniest is used.)
4. I am a good chest player myself.
5. I think my brain is better than yours.
6. Susan is smart.
7. Sally is the smartest student in the class.
8. Sue has got a better score in mathematics than the last one.
9. John has now run the farthest of all the participants.
10. Police are seeking further evidence before charging him.