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Grammar for Housemates

Discussion in 'Big Brother Girls' started by _princess_leia_, Jul 2, 2007.

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  1. _princess_leia_

    _princess_leia_ Jedi Master star 6

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    Grammar Lesson I: Comparatives

    When you wish to compare two things using the word more or -er, it is important to remember that you must use only one.

    WRONG: This thread is more prettier.

    CORRECT: This thread is prettier.

    Also, it is important to know whether to use more or -er. If the adjective in question is less than three syllables, you add -er to the end of it. If the adjective is three syllables or more, you place the word more in front of it.

    WRONG: This thread is more pretty.

    CORRECT: This thread is prettier.

    WRONG: This thread is bueatifuler.

    CORRECT: This thread is more beautiful.

    Special Words

    Some words, like good and bad do not follow this rules. For the word good, you would simply say 'better' and for bad, you would say worse. Note: This means neither more or -er will be used.

    WRONG: This thread is more good.

    WRONG: This thread is gooder.

    WRONG: This thread is more better.

    CORRECT: This thread is better.

    More to come.:)
     
  2. AaylaSecurOWNED

    AaylaSecurOWNED Jedi Master star 6

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    This thread is the mostest worsterest thread.
     
  3. ApolloSmileGirl

    ApolloSmileGirl Jedi Knight star 8

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    ur justest madz yous didn't maek it frist
     
  4. Darth Morella

    Darth Morella Jedi Grand Master star 6

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    Your other thread was more better
     
  5. AaylaSecurOWNED

    AaylaSecurOWNED Jedi Master star 6

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    Dear JR
    There is no apostrophe in "yours."
     
  6. AaylaSecurOWNED

    AaylaSecurOWNED Jedi Master star 6

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    Not even in England.
     
  7. _princess_leia_

    _princess_leia_ Jedi Master star 6

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    I before E, except after C.
     
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