Interchange of degrees of comparison
Change the degree of comparison in the following sentences.
Study the examples given below.
This is the most crowded part of the city.
We can express the same idea using comparative and positive adjectives.
No other part of the city is as crowded as this.
This part of the city is more crowded than any other parts.
More examples are given below.
No other medicine is as effective as this.
This medicine is more effective than any other medicine.
This is the most effective medicine.
The peacock is more beautiful than any other bird.
No other bird is as beautiful as the peacock.
The peacock is the most beautiful bird.
Shimla is the coldest hill station in India.
No other hill station in India is as cold as Shimla.
Shimla is colder than any other hill station in India.
Russia is the largest country in the world.
No other country in the world is as large as Russia.
Russia is larger than any other country in the world.
Mt. Everest is the tallest peak in the world.
No other peak in the world is as tall as Mt. Everest.
Mt. Everest is taller than any other peak in the world.
Krishna is the most intelligent student in our class.
No other student in our class is as intelligent as Krishna.
Krishna is more intelligent than any other student in our class.
The dog is more faithful than any other animal.
No other animal is as faithful as the dog.
The dog is the most faithful animal.
Mrs. Sullivan is the richest woman in this city.
No other woman in this city is as rich as Mrs. Sullivan.
Mrs. Sullivan is richer than any other woman in this city.