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

Q 1 - Liku is not as ... as Tess.

A - noisy

B - noisier

C - more noisy

D - noisiest

Answer : A

Explanation

“As” + adjective + “As” structure is used to mention an equal level of the quality in the objects getting compared.

Q 2 - July is faster than Kleen, but Tess is the ... of all.

A - clean

B - more clean

C - cleaner

D - cleanest

Answer : D

Explanation

Superlative degree is 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 3 - Tammy used 27 different conditions to prepare the ... curry.

A - spicier

B - spiciest

C - more spicy

D - most spiciest

Answer : B

Explanation

A superlative degree is formed either using “the”+ adjective + “est”/ “iest” form (the strongest man, the easiest question) or in “the”+ "adjective1”+ "Adjective2”. For example - the most honest. Hence, usages like “the most happiest” are wrong.

Q 4 - Hugh may be cuter than Guerra, but the adorable Kit is the ... scout.

A - cute

B - cuter

C - more cuter

D - cutest

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 5 - Julian is chattier than Hugh, but July is the ... scout of all.

A - more chatty

B - more chattier

C - most chattiest

D - chattiest

Answer : D

Explanation

Superlative degrees are used to state 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 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 - She doesn’t have ... much time for traveling ... as she would like to.

A - as / as

B - more / than

C - so / that

D - too / that

Answer : A

Explanation

“As”+ adjective + “As” structure is used to mention an equal level of the quality in the objects getting compared.

Q 8 - The roots of banyan tree had spread out ... forty meters in all directions by the time we came back to our ancestral house.

A - too much

B - as much as

C - so much

D - so many as

Answer : A

Explanation

“As” + adjective + “As” structure is used to mention an equal level of the quality in the objects getting compared.

Q 9 - She (a) quickly, (b) quick adjusted the lamp. She adapted (c) quick, (d) quickly to any situation.

A - a and c

B - a and d

C - b and c

D - b and d

Answer : B

Explanation

The word “quickly” is used to describe the actions “adjusted, adapted”. Hence, these are adverbs.

Q 10 - Whisper (a) softly, (b) soft. The music played (c) softly, (d) soft.

A - a and c

B - a and d

C - b and c

D - b and d

Answer : A

Explanation

The word “softly” is used to describe the actions “talk, played”.

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