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 - Ashish has a shinier pair of shoes than Hugh, but Kleen’s pair of shoes is the ......

A - shinier

B - more shiny

C - shiniest

D - most shiniest

Answer : C

Explanation

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

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - After eating the tarragon, Tammy’s tongue was as ... as Akash’s.

A - green

B - greener

C - more green

D - greenest

Answer : A

Explanation

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

Q 7 - DVDs are ... resistant to scratching ... vinyl records.

A - much / than

B - so / as

C - such / that

D - far more / than

Answer : D

Explanation

“More” is used with “than” for comparison between two groups.

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 - He (a) correct, (b) correctly defined the terms. The answer sounded (c) correctly, (d) correct.

A - a and c

B - a and d

C - b and c

D - b and d

Answer : C

Explanation

The word “correctly” is an adverb used to describe the action “define”. The adjective here is “correct” as that describes the noun “answer”

Q 10 - Martha was a very (a) sensibly, (b) sensible scout. He acted very (c) sensible, (d) sensibly.

A - a and c

B - a and d

C - b and c

D - b and d

Answer : D

Explanation

The word “correctly” is used to describe the action “define”. The adjective here is “correct” as that describes the noun “answer”.


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