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 - Julian is not as ... as Joshua or Kleen.

A - fast

B - more fast

C - faster

D - fastest

Answer : A

Explanation

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

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 - After repairing a heavily damaged semi-truck, Ashish was just as ... as Digby.

A - dirty

B - dirtier

C - more dirty

D - dirtiest

Answer : A

Explanation

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

Q 4 - Most scouts do a pretty good job cleaning up after themselves, but Tammy is .....

A - messy

B - messier

C - more messy

D - messiest

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 more talkative than Heff, but July is the ... scout of all.

A - more talkative

B - most talkative

C - talkativeiest

D - talkativier

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 - Tammy is the ... culinary chef since Ramsay.

A - most great

B - greater

C - greatest

D - most greatest

Answer : C

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 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 movie was ... it was incomprehensible to us, even on second viewing.

A - more complicated

B - such complicated

C - so complicated that

D - much more complicated than

Answer : C

Explanation

“So” + adjective + “that” is used to mention the effect of the increased quality.

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 - Martha wrote too (a) slow, (b) slowly. She always writes (c) slow, (d) slowly.

A - a and c

B - a and d

C - b and c

D - b and d

Answer : D

Explanation

The word “slowly” is used to describe the actions “wrote, writes”.

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