Question number : 1
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Identify the sentence which is in the superlative degree.
(A) This street is busier than any other street in the area
(B) Sheriff is as tall as his brother
(C) The street is the busiest one in the area
(D) Your pencil is sharper than mine

Question number : 2
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Select the correct sentence
(A) Cakes are softer than cookies
(B) Cakes are more soft than cookies
(C) Cakes are softer then cookies
(D) Cakes are soft than cookies

Explanation

Degree of Adjectives:
Positive : soft
comparative : softer + than
Superlative : softest

Question number : 3
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Transform the following sentence into comparative degree.
Wordsworth is one of the greatest English poets.
(A) Wordsworth is greater than many other English poets
(B) Very few English poets are as great as Wordsworth
(C) No other English poet is as great as Wordsworth
(D) Wordsworth is greater than any other English poet

Question number : 4
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Identify the correct degree :
Dina’s pencil is…………(sharp) than Caroline.
(A) sharper
(B) as sharp as
(C) more sharp
(D) sharpest

Question number : 5
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Identify the sentence which is in the superlative degree
(A) Come as soon as possible
(B) She is senior to all her colleagues
(C) Tajmahal is one of the most beautiful buildings
(D) It is indeed a major problem

Question number : 6
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Identify the correct Degree.
Prabu is one of the most helpful persons
(A) Positive
(B) Superlative
(C) Comparative
(D) None of the above

Question number : 7
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Which one of the following is a correct sentence!
(A) Kannan is more tall than Raja
(B) Kannan is not more tall than Raja ·
(C) Kannan is not taller to Raja
(D) Kannan is taller than Raja

Question number : 8
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Match column A with column B and select the correct code given below :

Column A Column B
(a) The elephant is bigger than any other animal 1. superlative
(b) No other pen is so costly as parker 2. comparative
(c) Akbar was the greatest mughal king 3. positive
(d) Silk is not as rough as cotton 4. positive

(a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) 4 2 1 3
(B) 2 4 1 3
(C) 3 2 4 1
(D) 3 4 1 2

Question number : 9
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Identify the sentence which is in the comparative degree
(A) If Make less noise
(B) The soldiers ran to defend the outer wall
(C) Some poets are as great as Keats
(D) In India, no other exercise is as healthy as walking

Question number : 10
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Identify the sentence which is in the superlative degree.
(A) All his colleagues are senior to him
(B) The nearest railway station is two kilometers from here
(C) My knife is sharper than yours
(D) Of the two evils, choose the less

Question number : 11
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Identify the sentence which is in the positive degree
(A) His age is a matter of minor importance.
(B) This is the most perfect specimen I have seen.
(C) The last time I saw him, he was in high spirits.
(D) The longest lane has a turning.

Question number : 12
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Identify the sentence which is in the positive degree :
(A) This is a major issue.
(B) The latter chapters are lacking in interest.
(C) Rama’s intelligence is superior to Hari’s.
(D) He is junior to all his colleagues.

Question number : 13
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Identify the correct degree ..
No other metal is as useful as iron.
(A) Comparative
(B) Positive
(C) Superlative
(D) None of these

Question number : 14
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Identify the sentence that contains the Superlative form of the adjective.
(A) Mr. Soundar is one of the most helpful persons
(B) Very few persons are as helpful as Mr. Soundar
(C) Mr. Soundar is more helpful than most other persons
(D) No other street in this area is as busy as this one

Question number : 15
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Identify the correct degree.
Usha Riran is not the tallest of all the buildings in the city.
(A) Positive
(B) Negative
(C) Comparative
(D) Superlative

Question number : 16
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Identify the degree of comparison.
Iron is more useful than any other metal.
(A) positive
(B) comparative
(C) superlative
(D) none of the above

Question number : 17
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Find out the appropriate Superlative degree for the following sentence :
Very few boys in the class are as tall as Ramu.
(A) Ramu is the tallest boy in the class.
(B) Ramu is a tall boy in the class.
(C) Ramu is one of the tallest boys in the class.
(D) No other boy in the class is as tall as Ramu .

Question number : 18
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Identify the degree of comparison used in the given sentence.
Padma is the most intelligent of all girls.
(A) comparative degree
(B) superlative degree
(C) positive degree
(D) none of these

Question number : 19
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Identify the sentence with the superlative degree of the adjective :
(A) No one else is as courageous as him
(B) He is one of the most courageous persons
(C) He is more courageous than most other people
(D) Very few people are as courageous as him

Question number : 20
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Use the positive degree of comparison in the following:
Japan is one of the wealthiest countries in Asia.
(A) Japan is as wealthy as any other country in Asia.
(B) Japan is not so wealthy as other countries in Asia.
(C) No other country in Asia is so wealthy as Japan.
(D) Very few countries in Asia are as wealthy as Japan.

Question number : 21
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Change the following sentence into comparative :
The apple is not so sweet as the mango
(A) the mango is sweeter than the apple
(B) the apple is sweeter than the mango
(C) the mango is not sweeter than the apple
(D) the apple is more sweet than the mango

Question number : 22
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Identify the sentence which is in the comparative degree
(A) Tennyson is not the greatest of all Poets
(B) Some Poets are atleast as great as Tennyson
(C) Tennyson is not greater than some other Poets
(D) Tennyson is the great Poet

Question number : 23
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Identify the superlative degree in the sentences given below :
(A) Mr. Robertson is more helpful than most other persons
(B) Mr. Robertson is helpfuller than other persons
(C) Mr. Robertson is one of the most helpful persons
(D) Very few persons are as helpful as Mr. Robertson

Question number : 24
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Identify the superlative degree of comparison
(A) Many people are not so helpful as Mr. Soundar
(B) Mr. Soundar is one of the most helpful persons
(C) Mr. Soundar is more helpful than most other persons
(D) Very few persons are as helpful as Mr. Soundar

Question number : 25
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Use the correct degree in the blank.
Your pencil is —— (sharp) than mine.
(A) as sharp as
(B) more sharp
(C) more sharper
(D) sharper

Question number : 26
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Find out the correct sentence .
(A) Very few buildings in this street are taller than this
(B) The cream cake is most expensive of the plain cake
(C) Raja is one of the tallest boys in this group
(D) Ravi is more capabable as the other boys

Question number : 27
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Complete the sentence :
No other girl in the class is ——- Kamala.
(A) most clever as
(B) more clever as
(C) as clever as
(D) most cleverest

Question number : 28
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Identify the correct degree :
Very few cities in India are —— (populous) Mumbai.
(A) as populous as
(B) more populous than
(C) the most populous
(D) populous as

Question number : 29
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Identify the sentence which is in the Positive degree
(A) He is the most intelligent man
(B) His statement is a very superfluous one
(C) The Ganga is considered the most pious river
(D) Your signature is more valid than mine

Question number : 30
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Fill in the blanks with suitable degrees of comparison
This is the —- (delicious) dish that I have ever tasted
(A) So delicious
(B) More delicious
(C) Most delicious
(D) Delicious

Question number : 31
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Change the following sentence into superlative degree.
No other metal is as useful as iron.
(A) Iron is more useful than any other metal
(B) Iron is the most useful of all metals
(C) Iron is one of the most useful metals
(D) None of these

Question number : 32
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Change the following sentence into comparative degree:
Very few boys are as clever as Surya.
(A) Surya is cleverer than most other boys
(B) Surya is cleverer than any other boys
(C) Surya is more clever than many other boys
(D) Surya is more clever than any other boys

Question number : 33
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Pick out the sentence in comparative degree.
(A) He run as fast as deer
(B) This is the most delicious dish that I have ever tasted
(C) Mr. Roshanlal is the richest man in his village
(D) Prevention is better than cure

Question number : 34
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Identify the sentence which is in superlative degree.
1. Mr. Roshanlal is the richest man in his village.
2. Mr. Roshanlal is a rich man.
3. No other man is so rich as Mr. Roshanlal.
4. The rich man of the village is Mr. Roshanlal.
(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 4

Question number : 35
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Fill in the blanks with correct degree of comparison.
Aluminium is —– gold.
(A) heavy
(B) not heavier than
(C) more heavy of
(D) heaviest than

Question number : 36
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Choose the correct sentence based on degrees of comparison.
(A) Kumar is more helpful than most other persons.
(B) Reena’s work was the most best.
(C) Henry is the good batsman in our team.
(D) Leela is more clever than her sister.

Question number : 37
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Identify the sentence in which the superlative degree of the adjective is used
(A) He is not stronger than I.
(B) Calcutta is the largest town in India.
(C) This razor is not as sharp as that one.
(D) Joshi writes.more interestingly than most historians.