Learning the English Adjectives is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you practice the subject, the closer you get to mastering the English language. But first we need to know what the role of Adjectives is in the structure of the grammar in English.
English Adjectives are words that describe or modify another person or thing in the sentence.
adjective describes a noun, and usually come before the noun, in many
languages adjectives change from singular to feminine and plural, but that
doesn't happen in English, so it's very easy to use adjectives. You can
understand the size and color of a noun just from the adjective before
the white house. (white here is an adjective telling us the color of the house)
tall man (tall
here is an adjective telling us the size
of the man)
adjectives can help you know what people think
about a noun (something or someone).
he is a nice person, she is a beautiful lady, it's a good lesson. (nice, beautiful and good are all adjectives showing
us the opinion of others).
Types of Adjectives:
are many types of adjectives, some of them express:
Size (big, small, tall, short, little ...), Color (black,
white, green, blue, red ...), Age (old, young ...), Origin (French,
British, American ...), Time (early, late …) ...etc.
Here are some examples:
|a green tree|
|a tall building|
|a very old man|
|the old red house|
|a very nice friend|
As you can see from the example above, the structure of the Adjectives in English has a logical pattern. Locate the Adjectives above and see how it works with the rest of the sentence in English.
Adjectives ending in -d (pronounced /t/) or -g (pronounced /x/) following a long vowel or diphthong, lose the -d and -g when inflected
List of Adjectives in English
Below is a list of the Adjectives, Colors, Shapes, Sizes in English placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your English vocabulary.
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