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Degree of Comparison Exercise with Answer

100 sentences with adjectives and adverbs, each requiring the correct degree to complete the sentence

1. She ran __________ (fast) than anyone else in the race. Answer: faster

2. This is the __________ (tall) building in the city. Answer: tallest

3. He is a __________ (good) singer than his brother. Answer: better

4. She plays the violin __________ (beautiful) in the orchestra. Answer: most beautifully

5. The car moved __________ (slow) in heavy traffic. Answer: more slowly

6. It was __________ (hot) yesterday than it is today. Answer: hotter

7. This is the __________ (expensive) item in the store. Answer: most expensive

8. The baby slept __________ (peaceful) throughout the night. Answer: peacefully

9. The child spoke __________ (loud) than his friends. Answer: more loudly

10. The coffee tastes __________ (good) with some sugar added. Answer: better

11. He is the __________ (intelligent) student in the class. Answer: most intelligent

12. The sun shines __________ (bright) in the morning. Answer: brightest

13. She sang __________ (beautiful) than anyone else at the competition. Answer: more beautifully

14. The dog barks __________ (loud) at night. Answer: more loudly

15. This is the __________ (interesting) book I have ever read. Answer: most interesting

16. The snowfall was __________ (heavy) than expected. Answer: heavier

17. The dessert tastes __________ (sweet) with a scoop of ice cream. Answer: sweeter

18. The students worked __________ (hard) to complete the project. Answer: harder

19. He spoke __________ (clear) so that everyone could understand him. Answer: more clearly

20. It was the __________ (exciting) game of the season. Answer: most exciting

21. The weather is getting __________ (warm) as spring approaches. Answer: warmer

22. She danced __________ (graceful) than the other performers. Answer: more gracefully

23. This is the __________ (difficult) puzzle I have ever attempted. Answer: most difficult

24. He speaks English __________ (fluent) than his classmates. Answer: more fluently

25. The car drives __________ (smooth) on the newly paved road. Answer: more smoothly

26. The storm grew __________ (intense) as the wind picked up. Answer: more intense

27. She painted the picture __________ (careful) to capture every detail. Answer: more carefully

28. It was the __________ (amazing) performance I have ever seen. Answer: most amazing

29. The little girl smiled __________ (happily) when she saw her birthday cake. Answer: happily

30. The coffee smells __________ (good) in the morning. Answer: better

31. He is the __________ (talented) artist in our art class. Answer: most talented

32. The music played __________ (soft) as everyone listened attentively. Answer: softly

33. This is the __________ (important) decision of my life. Answer: most important

34. The train arrived __________ (late) than expected. Answer: later

35. The flowers bloomed __________ (beautiful) in the spring garden. Answer: most beautifully

36. She handled the situation __________ (calm) despite the chaos. Answer: calmly

37. It was the __________ (delicious) meal I have ever tasted. Answer: most delicious

38. The runner finished the race __________ (quick) than anyone else. Answer: quicker

39. The baby giggled __________ (cute) when tickled. Answer: cutely

40. The car drives __________ (efficient) with its new engine. Answer: more efficiently

41. The sun sets __________ (beautiful) over the horizon. Answer: most beautifully

42. He is the __________ (athletic) player on the team. Answer: most athletic

43. She studied __________ (hard) for the exam. Answer: harder

44. The music played __________ (loud) at the concert. Answer: louder

45. This is the __________ (exciting) movie I have ever seen. Answer: most exciting

46. The flowers smell __________ (fragrant) in the garden. Answer: most fragrant

47. He performed the magic trick __________ (clever) than anyone else. Answer: more cleverly

48. The plane landed __________ (smooth) on the runway. Answer: more smoothly

49. The cake tastes __________ (sweet) with the frosting on top. Answer: sweeter

50. She speaks English __________ (fluent) among all the students. Answer: most fluently

51. He is the __________ (popular) person in school. Answer: most popular

52. The wind blew __________ (strong) during the storm. Answer: stronger

53. This is the __________ (challenging) puzzle I have ever attempted. Answer: most challenging

54. She spoke __________ (soft) so as not to wake the baby. Answer: softly

55. The sunset looked __________ (stunning) with vibrant colors. Answer: most stunning

56. He tackled the problem __________ (brave) despite the risks. Answer: bravely

57. It was the __________ (memorable) trip of our lives. Answer: most memorable

58. The car accelerated __________ (fast) on the open highway. Answer: faster

59. The baby slept __________ (peaceful) in her crib. Answer: peacefully

60. The coffee tastes __________ (strong) with an extra shot of espresso. Answer: stronger

61. The mountain peak is the __________ (high) in the entire range. Answer: highest

62. She sings __________ (beautiful) than anyone I know. Answer: more beautifully

63. This is the __________ (difficult) decision I have ever had to make. Answer: most difficult

64. He played the piano __________ (skillful) at the concert. Answer: most skillfully

65. The car drives __________ (smooth) on the newly paved road. Answer: more smoothly

66. It was the __________ (amazing) experience I have ever had. Answer: most amazing

67. She danced __________ (graceful) of all the dancers. Answer: most gracefully

68. The child spoke __________ (clear) so that everyone could understand. Answer: more clearly

69. The dog barked __________ (loud) when the doorbell rang. Answer: louder

70. The dessert tastes __________ (sweet) with a dollop of whipped cream. Answer: sweeter

71. He is the __________ (generous) person I know. Answer: most generous

72. The fire spread __________ (quick) through the dry grass. Answer: quickly

73. This is the __________ (fascinating) book I've read in a long time. Answer: most fascinating

74. She spoke __________ (loud) than everyone else in the room. Answer: more loudly

75. The sunset was __________ (breathtaking) with vibrant colors. Answer: most breathtaking

76. He handled the situation __________ (calm) than expected. Answer: more calmly

77. It was the __________ (delicious) meal we had during our trip. Answer: most delicious

78. The child played __________ (joyful) in the park. Answer: most joyfully

79. The car drives __________ (efficient) with its new engine. Answer: more efficiently

80. She danced __________ (graceful) at the ballet recital. Answer: most gracefully

81. He is the __________ (creative) artist in the gallery. Answer: most creative

82. The rain fell __________ (heavy) during the storm. Answer: heavily

83. This is the __________ (important) event of the year. Answer: most important

84. She ran __________ (quick) to catch the bus. Answer: quickly

85. The movie was __________ (entertaining) than I expected. Answer: more entertaining

86. He played the guitar __________ (skillful) at the concert. Answer: most skillfully

87. It was the __________ (memorable) trip of our lives. Answer: most memorable

88. The child laughed __________ (happily) at the funny joke. Answer: happily

89. The coffee tastes __________ (strong) with an extra shot of espresso. Answer: stronger

90. The wind blew __________ (gently) through the trees. Answer: gently

91. She is the __________ (talented) dancer in the company. Answer: most talented

92. The music played __________ (soft) in the background. Answer: softly

93. This is the __________ (difficult) task I have ever encountered. Answer: most difficult

94. He spoke __________ (clear) so that everyone could understand. Answer: more clearly

95. The flowers bloomed __________ (colorful) in the spring garden. Answer: most colorfully

96. The team played __________ (poor) in the first half. Answer: poorly

97. It was the __________ (exciting) match of the season. Answer: most exciting

98. The car drove __________ (smooth) on the newly paved road. Answer: more smoothly

99. The cake tastes __________ (sweet) with a hint of vanilla. Answer: sweeter

100. She spoke __________ (confident) in front of the large audience. Answer: more confidently



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