Lesson Fourteen – Adjectives

Lesson Fourteen – Adjectives

Lesson Fourteen

Adjectives

Adjectives are words that describe nouns and pronouns.
This is an old radio.

The word “old” is an adjective.

radio

This is a hungry cat.

The word “hungry” is an adjective.

cat eating

The banana is yellow.

The word “yellow” is an adjective.

banana
His glass is empty.

The word “empty” is an adjective.

beer
 

Are you aware of the news?

The word “aware” is an adjective.

bridge

SheShe‘s Japanese.

The word “Japanese” is an adjective.

japanese student

These adjectives are used to describe emotions and feelings:

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In English, adjectives usually go before a noun, but they sometimes appear after a noun if using the verb “be” as in the examples above. The banana is yellow.

This is a yellow banana.

This is a banana yellow.

English adjectives also don’t take a plural form. They’re always singular. That’s easy! The only time an adjective changes is in the comparative and superlative forms which we will study in later lessons.

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