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is the form of an adjective
In grammar, an adjective is a 'describing' word; the main syntactic role of which is to qualify a noun or noun phrase, giving more information about the object signified....
An adverb is a part of speech that modifies verbs or any part of speech other than a noun . Adverbs can modify verbs, adjectives , clauses, sentences, and other adverbs....
on which comparative
In grammar, the comparative is the form of an adjective or adverb which denotes the degree or grade by which a person, thing, or other entity has a property or quality greater or less in extent than that of another, and is used in this context with a subordinating conjunction, such as than,...
In grammar, the superlative is the form of an adjective that indicates that the person or thing modified has the quality of the adjective to a degree greater than that of anything it is being compared to in a given context. English superlatives are typically formed with the suffix -est In...
are formed, in English, with the suffixes -ier
, or -liest
, or the forms more
for polysyllabic adjectives/adverbs. In English, good
is a positive adjectival form corresponding to the comparative better
and the superlative best
. In French, bon
corresponds to meilleur
and le meilleur
, while in Spanish, bueno
corresponds to mejor
and el mejor
. The related forms
Words can be included in Interlingua in either of two ways: through regular derivation using roots and affixes or by establishing their eligibility as international words...
Interlingua is an international auxiliary language , developed between 1937 and 1951 by the International Auxiliary Language Association...
, and le melior