COMPARISON OF ADJECTIVES

AS + ADJECTIVE + AS

Usage

To compare people, places, events or things, when there is no difference, use as + adjective + as:

Examples

  • Peter is 24 years old. John is 24 years old. Peter is as old as John.
  • Moscow is as cold as St. Petersburg in the winter.
  • Ramona is as happy as Raphael.
  • Einstein is as famous as Darwin.
  • A tiger is as dangerous as a lion.