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 - Kleen tasted the food and said that it was ... than yesterday.

A - disgusting

B - disgustinger

C - more disgusting

D - disgustingist

Answer : C

Explanation

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

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 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 - Homi is the ... of all scouts on Sunday nights.

A - busy

B - busier

C - most busy

D - busiest

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 7 - English is today the third ... native language worldwide after Chinese and Hindi.

A - the most spoken

B - the more spoken

C - much spoken

D - most spoken

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 toto the person who has the maximum hunger. He will be mentioned as "the hungriest".

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 - 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 - 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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