Category: "Comparatives"

В (degree of comparison)

June 2nd, 2011 — posted by Don
English and Russian both have special comparison forms for adjectives and adverbs, which makes them seem sort of similar. In English the comparative form often ends in -er, and in Russian it often ends in -е or -ее: The Ferrari is faster than the… more »

Лучше

May 11th, 2009 — posted by Don
Лучше means better. It can be used either as an adverb or as a short-form adjective. Я плохо говорю по-немецки, но хочу говорить лучше. I speak German poorly, but I want to speak it better. Обещаю тебе, мама, я буду лучше учиться! I promise you,… more »