Chinese (Mandarin)/Traditional/Lesson 4
Lesson 4: Word order and Verbs
Comparisons Using bǐ [比]
|Comparisons can be made using bǐ [比]. Adverbs (like 不，也，祇，都）and any auxiliary verbs are placed before bǐ in the sentence. The amount of the disparity between the two is placed after the adjective.|
|A 比 B + Adj.|
- Tā bǐ wǒ máng.
- She is busier than I am.
- Dōngní yě bǐ wǒ máng hěn duō.
- Tony is also a lot busier than I am.