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ἀληθής, -ές

true; genuine

2

ἔξω

out(side) (adverb); + gen., out of

3

ἔτι

still, yet

4

μακάριος, -α, -ον

blessed

5

μᾶλλον

more; rather

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πολλῷ μάλλον

all the more; much more

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μέγας, μεγάλη, μέγα

great; large

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μείζων, μεῖζον

greater; larger (comparative of μέγας)

9

πάλιν

again

10

πλείων, πλεῖον

more; greater (most) (comparative of πολύς)

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πολύς, πολλή, πολύ

much, many; often

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πρεσβύτερος, -α, -ον

older, elder (comparative of πρέσβυς)

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γεννητός, -ή, -όν

born

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νεός, -ή, -όν

young

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Recite μέγας (Masculine) Paradigm

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Recite μεγάλη (Feminine) Paradigm

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Recite μἐγα (Neuter) Paradigm

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Recite πολύς (Masculine) Paradigm

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Recite πολλἠ (Feminine) Paradigm

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Recite πολύ (Neuter) Paradigm

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Recite Third Declension Comparative Adjective Paradigm

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Recite Vowel Stem Adjective Paradigm

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What are the adjective degrees? (3)

1. Positive ("good")

2. Comparative ("better")

3. Superlative ("best")

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In what two ways can you form a comparative adjective?

1. By attaching the Third Declension Comparative Adjective Paradigm to the adjective stem

2. Attaching the endings -τερος, -τερα, -τερον to the positive degree form, like πρεσβύτερος.

 

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χείρων

worse (comparative of κακός)

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κρείσσων or κρείττων

better (comparative of ἀγαθός/καλός)

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ἀσθενής

weak

(ἀσθενέστερος, weaker)

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εὔκοπος

easy

(εὐκοπώτερος, weaker)

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ἰσχυρός

strong

(ἰσχυρότερος, stronger)

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μικρός

small

(μικρότερος, smaller)