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Superlative Degree of Adjectives – Topic

SUPERLATIVE OF SUPERIORITY

Adjetivos curtos —> adjective + EST
Adjetivos longos —> the most + adjective

Exemplo 1 – Steve is the tallest boy in his class. 
Exemplo 2 – Studying is one of the most important things to do in life. 

SUPERLATIVE OF INFERIORITY

the least + adjective

Exemplo – Susan was the least worried student in class. 

AdjectiveComparative (ER)Superlative (EST)
TALLtaller (than)the tallest
BIGbigger (than)the biggest
EASYeasier (than)the easiest
COYcoyer (than)the coyest
DIFFICULTmore difficult (than)the most difficult 

Irregular Comparative and Superlative forms

goodbetterthe best
badworsethe worst
farfarther / furtherthe farthest / furthest