A B Ball A is ______ bigger _____ than Ball B. Ball B is _______ smaller _____ than Ball A.
Liu Xiang is shorter ______ _____ than Yao Ming. Yao Ming is _____ taller ____ than Liu Xiang.
Lucy and Lily are twins (双胞胎). Lily is _______ funnier _____ than Lucy.
Practice the conversation then 1c make conversations about the other twins. A: That’s Tara, isn’t it? B: No, it isn’t. It’s Tina. Tina is taller than Tara. And she also sings more loudly than Tara.
形容词或副词的比较级形式： 原形 比较级
tall fast nice thin early outgoing
taller faster nicer thinner earlier more outgoing
tall fast nice
taller faster nicer (一般在词尾 + er )
(以不发音的字母 e 结尾的 + r ) thin thinner
(重读闭音节词词尾只有一个辅音 字母时，先双写辅音字母再 + er)
early earlier (以辅音字母 + y 结尾的单
词，变 y 为 i + er ) outgoing 前加more) more outgoing
1. Sam has ______ longer (long) hair than Tom. 2. Tom is thinner ______ (thin) than Sam. 3. Tina is ______(tall) and ______________ taller more outgoing ( outgoing) than Tara. heavier shorter 4. Paul is ______ (short) and ______(heavy) than Pedro. 5. I’mfunnier _______(funny) than Tara. serious serious) than Tina. 6. Tara is more ____________(
1. Jim’s bag is _______than Kate’s. A. biger B. big C. biggest D. bigger 2. This street is much ________than that one. A. straight B. straighter C. straightest D. more straighter 3. Which is _____, the sun or the moon? A. small B. smaller C. smallest D. the smallest 4. Summer is ____ than winter. A. cold B. colder C. hot D. hotter 5. It’s ___ to work out a plan than to carry it out. A. easy B. easyer C. easier D. more easy
funny friendly outgoing
Listen. Are the words in the box used with –(i)er or more? Complete the chart. (run) fast
(jump) high (work) hard
(get up) early
-er / -ier friendly funny — funnier smart — smarter lazy — lazier fast — faster high — higher hard — harder early — earlier
more outgoing hard-working — more hard-working
Listen again. How are Tina and 2b Tara different? Tina … is more outgoing than Tara.
is friendlier and funnier.
runs faster and jumps higher than Tara. is smarter than Tara. is lazier than Tara.
Tara … works as hard as Tina. gets up earlier than Tina.
Student A, look at the
chart on the right.
Student B, look at the
chart on page 81. Ask and answer questions about Sam and Tom.
Is Tom funnier than Sam?
No, he isn’t. Sam is funnier than Tom.
Is Sam more hard-working than Tom?
Yes. He’s more hard-working than Tom.
Think of yourself two years ago. Write about how you are different now.
I was 70 cm two years ago. I’m 130 cm now. 1. Are you taller?
Yes, I am. I’m taller now
than I was two years ago.
you funnier? Yes, I am. I’m funnier than I was
two years ago. 3. Are you more outgoing?
Yes, I am. I’m more outgoing
than I was two years ago.
4. Do you study English harder? Yes, I do. I study English harder than I was two years ago. 5. Do you sing better? Yes, I do. I sing better than I was two years ago.
两者进行比较,表示“一方与另一方 一样??” 1. A + be + as 形容词原形 + as + B
e.g. Jack is as funny as Mike.
杰克与迈克一样滑稽。 2. A + 实义动词 + as 副词原形 + as + B e.g. Claire gets up as early as Sue.