Degree of Comparison Quiz

About the Test

  • Learner Level: Intermediate to Advanced
  • Exam TypeOnline MCQ
  • Exam Code: DEGREE1635
  • Number of Questions: 20
  • Full Marks: 20

This quiz tests what you learned on the Degree of Comparison and Transformation of Degree of Comparison pages. Some of the questions are easier, some are more difficult. Don’t worry if you don’t know the answer! Don’t use any books or websites to help you – the idea is to find your natural level! 

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Q1. Samson is one of the richest persons in the town. What does the sentence imply?
No other man is as rich as Samson in this town.
No one in this town is rich.
Very few persons in the town are as rich as Samson.
Samson is very rich but others are also rich.
Q2. Fill in the blank. This dictionary costs-----the other one.
twice more than
twice as much as
twice as much
twice as many
Q3. Microscopes make small things appear larger than-----.
are they really
they really are
really are
are really
Q4. She is beautiful but she is-----her mother.
most beautiful
less beautiful
as beautiful
not so beautiful as
Q5. Where is the post office?
most near
nearest nearer
more near
Q6. He was one of the worst men in the world. (Make Positive)
Very few men in the world were so bad as he.
Very few man in the world was so bad as he.
Very few men in the world was so bad so he.
Very few man in the world were as bad as he.
Q7. The chain was-----than we thought.
Q8. Computer has revolutionized office procedures more than-----of modem time.
any machine
other machine
any other machine
none of these
Q9. Of all the problems she has faced, this one is by far-----.
too badly
so badly
the worst
Q10. It is the-----city of the country.
most populous
most people
more populous
most population
Q11. Which is not the superlative degree?
Q12. The more we-----mathematical problems,-----.
solve; the less we feel shaky
do not solve; the more we get clever
solve; the less we get clever
solved; the more we feel shaky
Q13. Which one is the superlative degree?
Q14. What is the comparative form of 'Adam is the best boy in the class'?
Adam is better than any other boy in the class.
Adam is better than most other boys in the class.
Adam is better than all other boys in the class.
Other boy in the class are better than Adam.
Q15. It is more than honesty. (Make it 'Positive)
Honesty is not as much as it.
Honesty is as much as it.
Honesty are not as much as it.
Honesty is less much as it.
Q16. The roads of Mumbai are wider-----.
then Kolkata's
than Kolkata
then those of Kolkata
than those of Kolkata
Q17. The superlative degree of the word 'able' is-----.
best able
most able
Q18. English, today, is the third-----native language worldwide with some 380 million speakers. Choose the appropriate option to complete the sentence.
the most spoken
much spoken
the more spoken
most spoken
Q19. Africa is hotter-----Europe.
Q20. The greater the demand, -----the price.
the highest
the higher