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Identify the correct parts of speech: 1. He is poor but honest.
|(i) |Preposition |(ii) |Conjunction |(iii) |Noun |(iv) |Adjective |

2. She is a beauty.
|(i) |Adjective |(ii) |Adverb |(iii) |Noun |(iv) |Pronoun |

3. I water my garden.
|(i) |Adverb |(ii) |Verb |(iii) |Noun |(iv) |Adjective |

4. This is the go of the day.
|(i) |Noun |(ii) |Verb |(iii) |Pronoun |(iv) |Adjective |

5. He has done bad in the exam.
|(i) |Adverb |(ii) |Noun |(iii) |Adjective |(iv) |Interjection |

6. I see a homing bird.
|(i) |Noun |(ii) |Adjective |(iii) |Verb |(iv) |Adverb |

7. Something bad will happen to you in future.
|(i) |Noun |(ii) |Verb |(iii) |Adjective |(iv) |Adverb |

8. The street of Dhaka are wider than that of Rajshahi.
|(i) |Noun |(ii) |Pronoun |(iii) |Conjunction |(iv) |Interjection |

9. She is superior to me in rank.
|(i) |Adverb |(ii) |Verb |(iii) |Noun |(iv) |Adjective |

10. Do not laugh while you are eating.
|(i) |Interjection |(ii) |Preposition |(iii) |Conjunction |(iv) |Noun |

11. It is a unique opportunity.
|(i) |Adjective |(ii) |Verb |(iii) |Adverb |(iv) |Noun |

12. He studies hard.
|(i) |Adverb |(ii) |Adjective |(iii) |Noun |(iv) |Verb |

13. He hardly comes here.
|(i) |Adjective |(ii) |Adverb |(iii) |Noun |(iv) |Pronoun |

14. He wrote the letter in brief.
|(i) |Adverb |(ii) |Preposition |(iii) |Noun |(iv) |Adjective |

15. Wait until I come.
|(i) |Adverb |(ii) |Adjective |(iii) |Conjunction |(iv) |Preposition |

Change the Degrees according to the direction: 16. She is the most beautiful girl in the village. (Positive) (i) Very few girls in the village is as beautiful as she. (ii) No other girls in the village were as beautiful as she. (iii) Very few girls in the village are as beautiful as she. (iv) No other girl in the village is as beautiful as she.

17. Kwana is one of the tallest girls of the team. (Positive)
|(i) |Kwana is taller than most other girls of the team. |(ii) |Very few girls in the team were as taller than Kwana. |
|(iii) |Very few girls in the team are as tall as Kwana. |(iv) |No other girl in the team is as tall as Kwana. |

18. He is wiser than I. (Positive)
|(i) |I am not so wise as he. |(ii) |I am not so wiser as he |
|(iii) |I am not as wise as him. |(iv) |He is as wise as me. |

19. She is more beautiful than any other girl of the class. (Superlative) (i) She is most beautiful girl in the class. (ii) She is the more beautiful girl in the class. (iii) She is the beautiful lest girl in the class. (iv) She is the most beautiful girl in the class. 20. No other boy is as happy as Kamran of this town. (Superlative)
|(i) |Kamran is the happiest boy of this town. |(ii) |Kamran is the most happy boy of this town. |
|(iii) |Kamran is happiest boy of this town. |(iv) |Kamran is a very happy boy or this. |

21. What is the comparative form of bad?
|(i) |Bidder |(ii) |Worse |
|(iii) |Bader |(iv) |Worst |

22. Very few boys are as good as he in the class. (Superlative)
|(i) |He is best than any other boy in the class. |(ii) |He is one of he best boy in the class. |
|(iii) |He is one of the best boys in the class. |(iv) |He is the best boy in the class. |

23. Ade Sultan is the most talented boy in our department. (Positive)
|(i) |No other boy in our department is as talented as Ade |(ii) |No other boys our department. are as talented as Ade |
| |Sultan. | |Sultan. |
|(iii) |Very few boys in our department. are as talented as Ade |(iv) |Very few boys in our department is as talented as Ade |
| |Sultan. | |Sultan. |

24. Monalisa is one of the finest creations of the world. (Positive)
|(i) |No other creation of the world is as fine as 'Monalisa'. |(ii) |Very few creations of the world are as fine as |
| | | |'Monalisa'. |
|(iii) |No other creations of the world are as fine as |(iv) |Very few creation of the world is as fine as 'Monalisa'. |
| |'Monalisa'. | | |

25. He is as good as you. (Comparative)
|(i) |He is better than you. |(ii) |You are better than he. |
|(iii) |He is not better as you. |(iv) |You are not better than he. |

26. The girl is not so ugly as you said (Comparative). (i) The girl is less ugly than you said. (ii) The girl is more ugly than you said. (iii) The girl is as ugly as you said. (iv) i+iii 27. Tina speaks more fluently than Rony (Positive). (i) Rony is not speak as fluently as Tina. (ii) Rony does not speak as fluently as Tina. (iii) Tina speaks as fluently as Rony. (iv) Tina did not speak so fluently as Rony. 28. She is less happy than you (Positive). (i) You are not so happy as she. (ii) She is not so happy as you. (iii) She is as happy as you. (iv) i+ii 29. Pit is the best of all boys (Comparative). (i) Pit is better than any other boys. (ii) Pit is better than all other boys. (iii) Pit is better than all boys. (iv) i+ii 30. I know him more than you (Positive). (i) You do not know him as much as I. (ii) You know him as much as I. (iii) You do not know him as many as I. (iv) i+iii

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01. (ii) |02. (iii) |03. (ii) |04. (i) |05. (i) |06. (ii) |7. (i) |8. (ii) |9. (iv) |10. (iii) | |11. (i) |12. (iv) |13. (ii) |14. (i) |15. (iii) |16. (iv) |17. (iii) |18. (i) |19. (iv) |20. (i) | |21. (ii) |22. (iii) |23. (i) |24. (ii) |25. (iv) |26. (i) |27. (ii) |28. (ii) |29. (ii) |30. (i) | |

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