Adjective or adverb?


1. Trees grow the tallest of all plants

2. I think spring feels warmer than winter

3.My dog looks hungry, but your dog looks hungrier.


See example:

The youngster walked more carefully down the steps.
asked Mar 27 '13 at 12:41 constance atkins New member

4 answers


Homework assignment or simply the product of an inquiring mind that wants to know?  Hmmm....

link comment answered Mar 27 '13 at 13:38 Shawn Mooney Expert

Here is a section about adjectives and adverbs from Grammarly's Handbook:

link comment answered Mar 27 '13 at 13:50 Patty T Grammarly Fellow

tallest- adjective

warmer- adjective

hungry- adjective hungrier- adjective

link comment answered Mar 28 '13 at 00:52 Mike New member

Wouldn't hungrier describe the verb look, so why wouldn't it be an adverb?

link comment answered Aug 24 '15 at 22:23 Jeremy Flood New member

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