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Chapter 8. Adjectives and adverbs > Degrees of adjectives and adverbs

Degrees of adjectives and adverbs

Explanation

Many adjectives and adverbs are considered “gradable,” meaning they have the capacity for degrees of comparison in their meaning. When using a gradable adjective or adverb, you can show the degree or extent to which the noun or verb they modify possesses the quality described.


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