List of Positive, Comparative, and Superlative Degrees of Adjectives

ESL students, do you know how to use the positive, comparative, and superlative degrees of adjectives? In this lesson, we will look at how to use these degrees correctly. We will also look at some examples to help you understand. Keep reading for more information!

So here is the Positive, Comparative, and Superlative Degrees list:

Positive Comparative Superlative
young younger youngest
wise wiser wisest
clean Cleaner cleanest
fat fatter fattest
late later latest
clever Cleverer cleverest
poor poorer poorest
slow slower slowest
dirty dirtier dirtiest
ugly uglier ugliest
quiet quieter quietest
strong stronger strongest
fast faster fastest
small smaller smallest
fierce fiercer fiercest
proud prouder proudest
tall taller tallest
bright brighter brightest
beautiful more beautiful most beautiful
difficult more difficult most difficult
thin thinner thinnest
sharp sharper sharpest
far further furthest
black blacker blackest
short shorter shortest
big bigger biggest
confused more confused most confused
weak weaker weakest
old older oldest
strange stranger strangest

positive comparative and superlative adjectives