Rewrite the following sentences without changing their original meanings using the words provided.
1. Mr. Quynh is the happiest person in the village. (than)
No one in the village …………
Life in the countryside isn’t as stressful as life in the city. (more)
Life in the city ……
This is the largest kite I’ve ever seen. (larger)
I’ve never ………
Phong was a quicker walker than his friends. (quickly)
Houses in the city are much more expensive than those in the countryside. (much)
Houses in the countryside ……
Use the suggestions to write sentences of comparative.
1. Your brother/ optimistic/ you.
Air/ countryside/ healthy/ city.
People/ countryside/ work/ hard/ city.
This paddy field/ large/ five stadiums.
A cow/ plough/ bad/ a buffalo.
Mai/ speak English/ fluent/ her sister.
Life/ countryside/ peaceful/ city.
An ox/ strong/ a horse.
Quang/ write/ careful/ his friends.
Rewrite the following sentences without changing their original meanings. Use the right comparative forms of the adverbs in brackets.
1. Hung drives more carefully than his brother. (carefully)
Hung’s brother drives……
The laboratory in my school is now better equipped than some years ago. (badly)
Some years ago the laboratory ……
Nam works more lazily so he often gets worse marks than Quang. (hard, good)
Quang works ………
Trung drives more carefully than Minh so he has rarely had an accident. (carelessly)
Minh drives …………
Going by taxi is faster than going by bus but it costs more than a bus. (slow, little)
Going by bus ……
Make up sentences using the words and phrases given.
Example: countryside/ children/ more/ freely/ city.
-> In the countryside, children play more freely than in the city.
1. can/ you/ speak/ more/ slowly/ so/ I/ can/ understand/ you/?
Tet/ our house/ beautifully/ decorated/ than/ during/ year/.
homes/ city/ often/ better/ equipped/ with/ electrical appliances/ those/ countryside/.
nowadays/ more/ villagers/ use/ motorcycles/ for/ transport/ instead/ riding/ horse/ walking/.
thanks/ TV/ Internet/ people/ my/ village/ have/ more/ fun/ and/ know/ more/ life/ outside/ village/.