Hello XXXX,

I hope you are doing well today, thank you for coming to class, it was a pleasure! I have attached the slides for you to look over when you have a chance to.

For some extra practice, here are some activities you can try:

Exercise 1: Fill in the blanks with the correct form of the comparative adjective.

  1. The subway is _______________ (fast) than the bus during rush hour.
  2. Traveling by train is _______________ (comfortable) than traveling by car.
  3. Bicycles are _______________ (environmentally friendly) than motorcycles.
  4. The new electric cars are _______________ (efficient) than the old gasoline cars.
  5. This route is _______________ (short) one, but it has more traffic.

Exercise 2: Complete the sentences with the correct comparative adjective from the word bank.

Word bank: cheaper, faster, noisier, newer, safer

  1. I prefer to fly with the _______________ airlines because they have better service.
  2. The subway is _______________ than taking a taxi, especially during rush hours.
  3. The _______________ buses are becoming more popular among commuters.
  4. I find traveling by train _______________ than traveling by bus.
  5. Although the motorbike is _______________, it’s also _______________ and more fun.

Listening Exercise:

Writing Exercise: Write a short paragraph comparing different modes of transportation in your city or a city you know well against this hyperloop train!

Let me know if you have any questions,