54 - Superlatives Grammar Essential#54 What are...

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Superlatives Grammar Essential #54
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What are superlatives? Superlatives are made when one object/one group is compared to a larger group of many objects or groups. Superlatives are among many things, groups, ideas, or concepts.
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Superlative formula superlatives that are regular have the same pattern: def. article [el,la,los,las] + más/menos + adjective + de/en más = most menos = least De/en = of / in
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Superlative The boy is the tallest of the students. This is a superlative of one among many people. It will use the formula def. article [el,la,los,las] + más/menos + adjective + de/en Tallest is not a word in Spanish– for superlative words that end in –est in English are made by saying most and then the adjective in Spanish. Tallest = most tall = más alto
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The boy is tallest of the students def. article [el,la,los,las] + más/menos + adjective + de/en El chico es el más alto de los estudiantes. Make sure the adjective and definite article
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2011 for the course SPAN 103 taught by Professor Dr.lopez during the Winter '11 term at BYU.

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