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 - His younger brother is actually ... than him.

A - strong

B - stronger

C - more stronger

D - strongest

Answer : B

Explanation

Comparative degrees are used to compare objects with other objects.

Q 2 - Kleen may be louder than Tammy but Tess is the ... scout.

A - loud

B - most loud

C - louder

D - loudest

Answer : D

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.

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 - Homi got the ... score in the final exams, though he had prepared poorly.

A - best

B - bestest

C - most best

D - most bestest

Answer : A

Explanation

When we are comparing the quality of output, we sometimes use the “good, better, the best” degrees. For example – “ He is good”, “He is better than him”, "He is the best".

Q 5 - Ninee is ... than most scouts because she is an expert at camouflages.

A - sneaky

B - sneakier

C - more sneakier

D - sneakiest

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 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 box was ... big ... fit through the car’s door.

A - too / to

B - more / than

C - so / that

D - enough / to

Answer : A

Explanation

“Too” + adjective + “To” structure is used to describe any quality that is more in amount than needed.

Q 9 - He measured the dress (a) exact, (b) exactly. They were (c) exact, (d) exactly measurements.

A - a and c

B - a and d

C - b and c

D - b and d

Answer : C

Explanation

The word “exactly” is used to describe the action “measured”. The adjective here is “exact” as that describes the noun “measurements”.

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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