Degrees of comparisons

Degrees of comparisons

In this activity you need to choose the appropriate comparative adjective to complete the sentences below.
1.    The data shows that Brisbane is the third  ____________ city in Australia.
a.    Largest
b.    Better
c.    Busier

2.    Researchers are claiming that pollution levels are ____________ than in previous years.
a.    Lowest
b.    Less serious
c.    Largest

3.    The streets in Perth are ____________ now than they were in year 2017.
a.    Harder
b.    Highest
c.    Busier

4.    London has the ____________  income per capita of the five cities compared in the graph.
a.    Lowest
b.    Better
c.    Most profitable

5.    Though it is an inferior product, market research indicates that it is still ____________ than the Zara brand.
a.    Lowest
b.    Better
c.    Largest

6.    Studying for the math’s exam was ____________ than for any of the other subjects.
a.    Busier
b.    Less serious
c.    Harder

7.    The return on their investment was significant, and, in comparison to the other three firms, was the ____________ .
a.    Most profitable
b.    Least experienced
c.    Lowest

8.    Surprisingly, it was the ____________  athlete who completed the marathon first.
a.    Largest
b.    Highest
c.    Least experienced

9.    There are several models available on the market but the latest is designed for the ____________ consumer because of its complexity.
a.    More serious
b.    Busier
c.    Better

10.    Of course you really ____________ to apply lots of sunscreen on exposed skin.
a.    Ought
b.    Can
c.    Should