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A book of mine says that "one-syllable adjectives ending in -e take -r in the comparative form and in the superlativce form?"
What about two-syllable words. I'm asking because "we add -er/ -est to one-syllable and two-syllable adjectives to form their comparative and superlative forms", according to my book.
It also says that "teo-syllable adjectines ending in -y turn the -y into i and then take -er/est" What about one-syllable adjectives ending in -y?

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Can you give some examples of one syllable adjectives that end in "y"?
I know only one, shy.
Its comparative form is shyer and the superlative one shyest.
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loukiaA book of mine says that "one-syllable adjectives ending in -e take -r in the comparative form and in the superlativce form?"
What about two-syllable words. I'm asking because "we add -er/ -est to one-syllable and two-syllable adjectives to form their comparative and superlative forms", according to my book.
It also says that "teo-syllable adjectines ending in -y turn the -y into i and then take -er/est" What about one-syllable adjectives ending in -y?
This is a little confusing in spots. A few examples would help keep us on the same page.

safe - safer - safest ?

long - longer - longest?

tired - tireder - tiredest?

lucky - luckier - luckiest?

dry - drier - driest?

Okay, what's the question??
How do we treat to two-syllable adjectives ending in -e and one-syllable adjectives ending in -y
According to lucky one-syllable and two-syllable adjectives ending in y, omit y and take ier/iest. Am I right?
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loukiaone-syllable and two-syllable adjectives ending in y, omit y and take ier/iest. Am I right?
Right.

CJ
loukiaAccording to lucky one-syllable and two-syllable adjectives ending in y, omit y and take ier/iest. Am I right?
As you've noted, there seems to be a scarcity of monosylabic adjectives ending in "y," and your "shy" example doesn't fit.
I forgot my example of shy! You are right.

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