How to Master Your Use of Adjectives
Before we can study why we need to use adjectives in a sentence, let us first understand what adjectives are!
In linguistics, an adjective is a word that modifies a noun or noun phrase or describes its referent. Its semantic role is to change information given by the noun. Adjectives are one of the main parts of speech of the English language.
Now the adjectives help us understand the nouns better. For example;
Alicia is a hardworking student.
She looks really pretty in her dress.
Adam is an excellent football player.
In the sentences below, circle the correct form of the
adjective in the parentheses.
When an adjective ends in a single consonant
following a single vowel, you have to double the final
consonant and add er or est.
What happens when you need to compare two people,
places, or things?
What about when you compare
three or more people, places, or things? In can get
There are a few adjectives that are magical. They actually
can change to completely new words when they are used to
An adjective is a
descriptive word that shows what kind,
how many, whose, or which.