By the end of this assignment, you will be able to:
• use the comparative form of adjectives and adverbs
• use the superlative form of adjectivesand adverbs
• use some of the vocabulary for talking about negotiations and contracts
• write about your favorite music
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IDEAS ABOUT STARTING A NEW COMPANY.[pic]Activity 4: Introduction to Grammar
[pic]Activity 6: Vocabulary Practice
➢ have in mind
➢ own the rights
➢ license➢ agree
Pindorama is smaller than SP.
São Paulo is bigger than Pindorama.
São Paulo is more polluted than Pindorama.
Living in Pindorama is better than [living] in SP.ADJECTIVES – fat / strong / intelligent / beautiful / cheap / short / tall / good* / bad* / far* / long / happy
SMALL ADJECTIVES: one syllable words – fat / big / small / tall / short
FriendlyLARGE ADJECTIVES: 2+ syllable words – intelligent / beautiful / expensive / interesting
COMPARATIVES OF ADJECTIVES: COMPARING TWO THINGS
Maguila is STRONGER than Scott.
Maguila is TALLER thanScott.
INTELLIGENT ( Scott is MORE INTELLIGENT than Maguila.
Scott is YOUNGER than Maguila.
SMALL ADJECTIVES (1 syllable)
(SMALL ADJ + ER) + THAN
Fast ( Faster
Cold ( Colder
CVC (Consoante / vogal / consoante
FAT ( FAT + T + ER ( FATTER
BIG ( BIG + G + ER ( BIGGER
HOT (HOT + T + ER ( HOTTER
ADJECTIVES ENDING IN –Y
DIRTY ( DIRT + I + ER ( DIRTIER
MESSY ( MESS + I +ER ( MESSIER
HEAVY ( HEAV + I + ER ( HEAVIER
LARGE ADJECTIVES (2+ syllables)
MORE + (LARGE ADJ) + THAN
( • In safety, CE is more efficient than TC.
• CE is farther than TC fromTaubaté.
• It is better to work in CE than in TC.
(Rio is smaller than SP.
I think Rio is more violent than SP.
Rio’s carnival is more interesting than São Paulo’s.
USP is more famous...