errors in the use of adjectives quiz - 1
Which is correct sentence ?
Iron is more useful than any other metal
Iron is useful than any other metal
Correct Sentence : Iron is more useful than any other metal
Sunita is the wisest and ........... woman I have come across so far.
Two adjectives which refer to the same noun joined by a conjunction must be in the same degree.
Correct Sentence : Sunita is the wisest and noblest woman I have come across so far.
I am .......... than you are.
I am stronger than you are.
Gradual change is .......... to sudden , large - scale change.
The adjective preferable is used as a comparative , It is generally followed by to. More does not precede it.
Correct Sentence : Gradual change is preferable to sudden , large - scale change.
She is .......... than beautiful.
When two qualities in the same person or thing are compared, more is used in order to form the comparative
Correct Sentence :She is more wise than beautiful.
Health is preferable .......... wealth.
Use ' to ' after prefer.
Correct Sentence : Health is preferable to wealth.
She came ........... than I expected.
Later refers to time , Latter refers to position.
Correct Sentence : She came Later than I expected.
I am .......... you in the office.
The adjective ending in ior is always followed by to and not by than
Correct Sentence : I am senior to you in the office.
There are 8 questions to complete.