I’m more outgoing than my sister.
What do you think of these twins?
outgoing calm wild
serious smart athletic
镇静的;沉着的 卤莽的;轻率的 严肃的;庄严的 聪明的;伶俐的 强健的
short tall Yao Ming is taller than Pan Changjiang.
Pan Changjiang is shorter than Yao Ming.
Pan Changjiang is funnier than Yao Ming.
Julie is thinner than Judy.
Kate has longer hair than Mary
Listening (1b: P31)
-er / -ier
funny— funnier outgoing--more outgoing
smart-- smarter quiet-- quieter athletic-- more athletic serious-- more serious
Fill in the charts.
How are Tina and Tara different?
Tina is …. funnier more outgoing
Tara is…. more serious
Compare your friends with yourselves .
tall--taller short--shorter long--longer thin--thinner heavy—heavier quiet—quieter wild—wilder funny—funnier serious—more serious outgoing—more outgoing athletic—more athletic
My best friend is Lily. She has longer hair than me. She is taller than me. She is calmer than me …But I…
Grammar Focus Compare things or people:
Tina is taller than Tara.
Pedro is funnier than Paul. Tom is more athletic than Sam.