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 - Eli is well-mannered and friendly, but Hugh is ...

A - friendly

B - friendlier

C - friendliest

D - most friendly

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 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 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 - 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 - 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 - It was a (a) dangerously, (b) dangerous pond. The woman was (c) dangerous, (d) dangerously drunk.

A - a and c

B - a and d

C - b and c

D - b and d

Answer : D

Explanation

The word “dangerous” is used to describe the noun “lake”. The adjective here is “dangerously”. It describes the noun “answer”

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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