The Comparative Adverbs Of Equality

5 women of different ethnicity tenderly leaning on each other's shoulders

Equality is expressed with the words aussi and autant

Rule #1

If the adverb refers to an adjective, another adverb, or a name, the sentence is built as follows: aussi / autant + adjective / adverb / name + que

When refering to Example Translation
An adjective Lise est aussi belle que sa mère Lise is as beautiful as her mother
Another adverb Elle travaille aussi vite que moi She works as quickly as I do
A name Il a autant de baskets que toi He has as many sneakers as you

 

Rule #2

If the adverb refers to verb, the sentence is built as follows: verb + autant/aussi + que

When refering to Example Translation
A verb Marc mange autant que moi Marc eats as much as I

 

 


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