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comparative degree of brave

braver, rather brave, too brave

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superlative degree of brave

bravest, most brave, very brave

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How to make a comparative Masculine/Feminine

stem + ior

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How to make a comparative Neuter

stem + ius

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how is the comparative adjective declined

declined like third declension adjectives
-um in genitive plural (not -ium)
-a in neuter nom/acc singular (not -ia)

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M/F singular comparative of fortis -e

fortior, fortiorem, fortioris, fortiori, fortiore(-i)

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Neuter singular comparative of fortis -e

fortius, fortius, fortioris, fortiori, fortiore(-i)

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M/F plural comparative of fortis -e

fortiores, fortiores(-is), fortiorum, fortioribus fortioribus

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Neuter plural comparative of fortis -e

fortiora, fortiora, fortiorum, fortioribus, fortioribus

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How to form the superlative (masculine ends in -us)

stem + -issimus/issima/issimum

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How are superlatives declined

like first-second adjectives

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How to form the superlative (masculine ends in -er)

stem + -rimus/rima/rimum

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How to form the superlative (six adjectives that end in -lis in M/F nominative singular)

stem + -limus/lima/limum

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the six -lis adjectvies

facilis -e
difficilis -e
similis -e
dissimilis -e
gracilis -e
humilis -e

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quam + superlative

as...as possible

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he is as brave as can be

Quam fortissimus est

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quam fortissimus est

he is as brave as can be

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irregular comparison
good, better, best

bonus -a -um
melior, melius
optimus -a -um

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irregular comparison
bad, worse, worst

malus -a -um
peior, peius
pessimus -a -um

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irregular comparison
great, greater, greatest

magnus -a -um
maior, maius
maximus -a -um

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irregular comparison
small, smaller, smallest

parvus -a -um
minor, minus
minimus -a -um

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irregular comparison
much, more, most/very many

multus -a -um
plus (neuter only in singular) plural: plures, plura
plurimus -a -um

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positive degree of brave

brave