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Flashcards in Adjectives With Irregular Comparisons Deck (17):
1

Bonus - good

Comparative: Melior -better

Superlative: Optimus - best

2

Dexter - handy

Comparative: dexterior -handy

Superlative: Dextimus - handiest

3

Inferus -below

Comparative: inferior - lower

Superlative: infimus - lowest

4

Magnus -great

Comparative: maior - greater

Superlative: maximus - greatest

5

Malus - bad

Comparative: peior - worse

Superlative: pessimus - worst

6

Multi - many

Comparative: plures - more

Superlative: plurimi - most

7

Parvus - small

Comparative: minor - smaller

Superlative: minimus - smallest

8

Posterus - following

Comparative: posterior - latter

Superlative: postremus - last
postumus - last

9

Superus - above

Comparative: superior - higher

Superlative: supremus - highest
summus - highest

10

Vetus - old

Comparative: vetustior - older

Superlative: veterrimus - oldest

11

Iuvenis - young

Comparative: iunior - younger

Superlative: minimus natu - youngest

12

Senex - old

Comparative: senior - older

Superlative: maximus natu - oldest

13

Multus - much

Comparative: plus + partitive genitive

Superlative: plurimus - most

14

Comparative: prior - former

No positive

Superlative: primus - first

15

Comparative: propior - nearer

No positive

Superlative: proximus - nearest

16

Comparative: potior - preferable

No positive

Superlative: potissimus - most important

17

Comparative: ulterior - farther

No positive

Superlative: ultimus - farthest