Tag: Adjective

Adjective OrderAdjective Order

There are 2 basic positions for adjectives: beforethe noun aftersome verbs (be, become, get, seem, look, feel, sound, smell, taste)     adj.beforenoun     adj.afterverb 1 I have a big dog.     2     Snow is white. Adjective Before Noun We often use more than one adjective before the noun: [...]

What is an Adjective?What is an Adjective?

adjective (noun): a part-of-speech that modifies or describes a noun or a pronoun An adjective is one of the eight parts of speech. An adjective is a word that tells us more about a noun. It “describes” or “modifies” a noun (The big dog was hungry). In these examples, the adjective is in bold and the noun that it modifies is in italics. An adjective often [...]