Verbal Ability - Adjectives Online Quiz


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Following quiz provides Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) related to Adjectives. You will have to read all the given answers and click over the correct answer. If you are not sure about the answer then you can check the answer using Show Answer button. You can use Next Quiz button to check new set of questions in the quiz.

Questions and Answers

Answer : C

Explanation

Not all comparative degrees follow the “-er” rule. Many of them can be formed using "more + adjective". For example - more talented.

Q 2 - Tammy is ... than Ashish, even if Ashish is very muscular.

A - heavy

B - more heavy

C - heavier

D - heaviest

Answer : C

Explanation

Comparative degrees are used to compare one or more objects with other objects (he is stronger, they are weaker, etc. Many of them use the "er” structure in comparison by adding either "er” or "ier” after the adjective. For example - nearer, cozier.

Q 3 - Kleen uses a ... technique while washing woolen clothes than he does while washing jeans.

A - gentle

B - gentler

C - more gentler

D - gentlest

Answer : B

Explanation

Comparative degrees are used to compare objects with other objects (he is stronger, they are weaker, etc. Many of them use the “er” structure in comparison by adding either “er” or “ier” after the adjective. For example - nearer, cozier.

Q 4 - Tammy has a sharp blade that he uses for chopping food but Akash’s grass chopping blade is even .....

A - sharp

B - sharper

C - more sharp

D - more sharper

Answer : B

Explanation

Comparative degrees are used to compare objects with other objects (he is stronger, they are weaker, etc.). Many of them use the “er” structure in comparison by adding either “er” or “ier” after the adjective. For example - nearer, cozier.

Q 5 - Meneka was ... of Moto and his ability to calculate large sums.

A - jealous

B - jealouser

C - more jealouser

D - jealousest

Answer : A

Explanation

This word is the adjective used to describe the noun, Meneka.

Q 6 - According to Tammy’s calculations, sugar is ... than honey.

A - sweet

B - sweeter

C - more sweet

D - more sweeter

Answer : B

Explanation

Comparative degrees are used to compare objects with other objects (he is stronger, they are weaker, etc.). Many of them use the “er” structure in comparison by adding either “er” or “ier” after the adjective. For example - nearer, cozier.

Q 7 - My sleepless nights became ... as the games approached.

A - so frequently

B - more frequent

C - as frequent

D - much more frequently

Answer : B

Explanation

Comparative degrees are used to compare objects with other objects (he is stronger, they are weaker, etc.). Many of them use the “er” structure in comparison by adding either “er” or “ier” after the adjective. For example - nearer, cozier.

Q 8 - These shoes are ... of the four I had purchased.

A - the smaller

B - smallest

C - much smaller

D - the smallest

Answer : D

Explanation

Superlative degrees are used to describe something or someone with the maximum amount of quality that is mentioned. If the quality is hungry, then superlative degree will be applied to that person who has the maximum hunger. He will be mentioned as "the hungriest".

Q 9 - The stillness of the night was (a) awfully, (b) awful. The night was (c) awfully, (d) awful still.

A - a and c

B - a and d

C - b and c

D - b and d

Answer : C

Explanation

The word “awful” is used to describe the noun “stillness”. The adjective here is “awfully” as that describes the action “still”

Q 10 - She performed (a) magnificent, (b) magnificently. It was a (c) magnificent, (d) magnificently beautiful performance.

A - a and c

B - a and d

C - b and c

D - b and d

Answer : C

Explanation

The word “magnificently” is used to describe the action “performed”. The adjective here is “magnificent” as that describes the noun “performance”.


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