Today we will revise the suffixes er and est. In Year 2 you will learn more suffixes so it would be great if you were confident with these before you move up.
Start by reading these er and est words.
slower slowest faster fastest
taller tallest smaller smallest
higher highest longer longest
We can use these er and est words when we are comparing two things. Here are some examples..
The mouse is smaller than the elephant.
The clown is taller than the girl.
The snail is the slowest.
The cheetah is the fastest.
The snail is slower than the cheetah. The cheetah is faster than the snail.