outgoing ['a?tɡ????] adj.外向的
better ['bet?(r)] adj.更好的；较好的 adv.更好地 loudly la?dli] adv.大声地； 高声地；花俏地 quietly ['kwa??tli] adv.安静地； 悄悄地；平静地 hard-working [hɑ?d 'w??k??]adj.勤勉的；努力工
competition [?k ?mp?'t??n] n.竞争；比赛 fantastic [f?n't?st?k] adj.极好的；了不起的 which adj.哪一个；哪一些 pron.哪一个；哪些 clearly ['kl??li] adv.清楚地；显然地 win [w?n] v.赢；赢得；获胜；获得 n.胜利
Write the opposite words 1a according to the pictures.
1. _____ → ____ short tall
2. ____ → _____ fat thin
3. ______ → ______ loudly quietly
4. _________ → _________ long hair short hair
A B Ball A is ______ _____ Ball B. bigger than Ball B is _______ _____ Ball A. smaller than
Liu Xiang is shorter _____ Yao Ming. ______ than Yao Ming is _____ ____ Liu Xiang. taller than
funny Lucy and Lily are twins (双胞胎). Lily is _______ _____ Lucy. funnier than
Wangwang is fatter than Wangcai. Wangcai is thinner than Wangwang.
A + be(V) + 比较级 + than + B.
compare you with your partners and find out the differences. e.g.她比我重。 She is heavier than me.
I am more outgoing than her. 我比她外向。 She gets up earlier than me. 她比我起床起得早些。 I run faster than her. 我比她跑得快。
Listen and number the pairs of twins in the picture. 1
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
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 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.
Read the conversation and match the people with the right things.
a. sang better
b. with shorter hair c. practice more and really wanted to win Lisa d. sang more clearly e. danced better
Role-play the conversation. Did you like the singing competition yesterday, Anna? Oh, it was fantastic! Nelly sang so well.
1. outgoing adj. 友好的；外向的 一般修饰人，指人的性格。 在句子中可做定语或表语。
e.g.玛丽是一位外向的女孩。 Mary is an outgoing girl.
My brother is not very outgoing.
2. better adj. / adv. （good和well的比较级） 较好的（地）；更好的（地）。
The red bike is better than the blue one.
Mike can play the guitar better than Bob. 迈克弹吉它比鲍勃好。
3. loudly adv. 喧闹地；大声地；响亮地 quietly adv. 轻声地； 轻柔地；安静地 e.g. 不要这么大声说话。
Don’t talk so loudly. 所有的学生都安静地坐在图书馆里。 All the students are sitting quietly in the library.
pron. & adj. 哪一个；哪一些
指上文或下文提到的几个名词 中的一个或一些。 e.g. 哪一辆是你的自行车，玛丽？
Which is your bike, Mary? 哪一名女孩跑得更快一些？ Which girl runs faster?
5. competition n. 比赛；竞赛；竞争 e.g. 昨天的歌唱比赛很有趣。
The singing competition was very interesting yesterday.
6. fantastic adj. 极好的；了不起的 e.g. 看！我们的英语报真是太棒了。
Look! Our English newspaper is really fantastic.
7. clearly adv. 清楚地；清晰地；明白地
Can you see the words clearly?
8. win v. 获胜；赢得 e.g. 我们赢得这场比赛很容易。
It’s easy for us to win the game.
写出下列单词的比较级。 funny funnier quiet serious smart outgoing quieter more serious smarter more outgoing
tall nice big funny outgoing old
expensive thin smart high fat interesting
thinner smarter higher
1.If you want to be thinner and
healthier, you’d better eat ____food
and take ____exercise. A.more, fewer C. fewer, more B. more, less D. less, more
2. He is ___of the two boys. A.tall
D. the taller
3.He’s not so ____as his brother. A. strong B. stronger
C. the stronger D. the strongest
4. Mum, this T-shirt is much too
small for me. Would you buy
me a ____one? A. good B. better
5.Which do you like ____, tea
D. the better
Write about the things that are the same and different between you and your best friend.