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agrees
Comparatives
COMPARATIVES
There are several phrases in Spanish
used to make comparisons.
Use the following phrases with
an adjective to compare two things.
The adjectives agree with the first
noun.
COMPARATIVES
más… que (more … than)
agrees
Mi abuela es más artística que mi padre.
My grandmother is more artistic than my father.
COMPARATIVES
menos… que (less…than)
La clase de ciencias es menos divertida que la clase de inglés.
Science class is less fun than English class.
COMPARATIVES
tan … como (as…as)
Tus hermanas son tan serias como la maestra.
Your sisters are as serious as the teacher
COMPARATIVES
When a comparison does not involve an adjective,
use these phrases.
más que… (more than…)
Me gusta ir a la biblioteca más que al gimnasio.
I like to go to the library more than to the gym.
COMPARATIVES
menos que … (less than…)
Me gustan las hamburguesas menos que
los tacos.
I like hamburguers less than tacos.
COMPARATIVES
tanto como … (as much as…)
¿Te gusta hablar tanto como escuchar?
Do you like to talk as much as listen?
COMPARATIVES
There are a few irregular comparative words .
They agree in number with the first noun.
mayor
menor
mejor
peor
older
younger
better
worse
agrees
Mis tíos son mayores que mi tía.
My uncles are older than my aunt.
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