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Comparison quiz 1 (721)
Twelve-question MC quiz covering various ways of comparing. Upper-int / Advanced.
 
 

 



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Photocopiable resource books


Advanced Communication Games book cover Advanced Communication Games 
Jill Hadfield   
6 Try it out!  Page 6 
Students discuss the relative advantages of various pictured objects for performing tasks and choose one object for each task (e.g. a coat hanger for unblocking a sink etc.)
 

Intermediate Communication Games book cover Intermediate Communication Games 
Jill Hadfield   
32 - Yuppies  Page 32 
One S lays a card. Second S lays another card and compares it with the first.
38 - Boiled eggs  Page 38 
Arranging and guessing. Ss arrange themselves in order according to a question such as, 'How do you like your boiled eggs, runny or hard?' Other Ss have to guess the question.
 


 

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Notes
Notes on comparison with as...as (497)
Comprehensive set of notes for not as... as / as... as / not such...as
 


Worksheets for comparison with as...as
 
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Comparison: as...as team quiz (177)
Students in teams. (1) Teams read statements and mark as true / false. (2) Each teams A reads their statements to a team B. Team B must decide if true / false. etc etc * Hong Kong - related examples
 
 

 

 

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Comparatives - as....as quiz 01 (264)
Multiple choice quiz. Say whether statements are true of false. Includes 'not nearly as....as'; 'nearly as...as' and 'not quite as....as'
 
 

 

Comparatives and superlatives quiz 2 (1371)
Ten-question MC quiz including (more) [adjective] (er) than, superlative adjectives, modifiers far, much, by far and the not as [adjective] as form
 
 

 





 

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Photocopiable resource books


Play Games with English Book 2 (1981-8) book cover Play Games with English Book 2 (1981-8) 
Colin Granger   John Plumb   
Spot the difference 3 page 37  Page 37 
Two pictures of a cluttered desk. 'There are more envelopes' etc.
 

Play Games with English Book 3 Teacher's Resource Book book cover Play Games with English Book 3 Teacher's Resource Book 
John Plumb   Colin Granger   
Spot the difference 1  Pages 10 - 11
aren't as many / isn't as much Ss find differences between two pictures (cluttered desk).
 




 

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Worksheets for adjectives - comparatives / superlatives
 
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Comparatives and superlatives - general knowledge quiz (166)
Students complete and answer quiz in teams - practises comparatives and superlatives Answers B 2,2,3,2,4,2,4 A 2,3,4,1,3,2,2
 
 

 

 

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Comparative and superlative adjectives (1046)
Ten-question MC quiz - basic forms (no adverbs, no as...as, no quantities)
 
 

 

Comparatives and superlatives quiz 2 (1371)
Ten-question MC quiz including (more) [adjective] (er) than, superlative adjectives, modifiers far, much, by far and the not as [adjective] as form
 
 

 


 
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General English course books (adults)


English Result Pre-Intermediate Student's Book book cover English Result Pre-Intermediate Student's Book 
Mark Hancock   Annie McDonald   
Unit 2 My region  Page 21   comparative and superlative
 

Inside Out Student's Book Intermediate book cover Inside Out Student's Book Intermediate 
Susan Kay   Vaughan Jones   
Unit 4 Adrenalin  Page 40 
(1) Comparative adjectives for talking about sports. (2) Complete a love letter comparing your your partner, your love etc. 'You are sweeter than...'
Unit 4 Adrenalin  Page 41 
River Deep Mountain High - focuses on comparisons
 

New Cutting Edge Pre-Intermediate students' book book cover New Cutting Edge Pre-Intermediate students' book 
Sarah Cunningham   Peter Moore   
Module 5 Appearances  Pages 44 - 45
Various book exercises including listening
 

Photocopiable resource books


Intermediate Communication Games book cover Intermediate Communication Games 
Jill Hadfield   
32 - Yuppies  Page 32 
One S lays a card. Second S lays another card and compares it with the first.
 

Play Games with English Book 2 (1981-8) book cover Play Games with English Book 2 (1981-8) 
Colin Granger   John Plumb   
Comparative quiz page 12  Page 12 
Ss order short lists 'city, village, town' + adjective (big) and make sentences.
 

General English adult course resource packs


Reward Intermediate Resource Pack book cover Reward Intermediate Resource Pack 
Susan Kay   
14 Comparisons  Page 14 
Comparatives. Card game with picture prompts. Ss draw two cards and compare the items shown.
 




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