Adjective
 
 
 
 
Adjective

In this lesson you will watch an adjective video, learn the definition of an adjective, study types of adjectives, and take a test.
Adjective Video
Adjective Definition
  • An adjective:
  • is a word used to modify, or describe, a noun or a pronoun
  • describes the quality, state, or action that a noun refers to
  • can come before or after a noun
  • can come after a verb
  • can be modified by an adverb
  • can be used as a complement to a noun
Adjective Types
Adjectives Test

Study the adjective types listed above. In the test questions below choose which type of adjective is in bold print.
1.  The beautiful girl was smiling as she entered the room.

     a.  attributive
     b.  predicative
     c.  comparative
     d.  superlative
2.  I think this picture is more beautiful than that one.

     a.  attributive
     b.  predicative
     c.  comparative
     d.  superlative
3.  Everyone seems to think this is the most interesting class.

     a.  attributive
     b.  predicative
     c.  comparative
     d.  superlative
4.  The new textbooks arrived at the bookstore today.

     a.  attributive
     b.  predicative
     c.  comparative
     d.  superlative
5.  She is the strangest woman I have ever met.

     a.  attributive
     b.  predicative
     c.  comparative
     d.  superlative
6.  Joan is very funny.

     a.  attributive
     b.  predicative
     c.  comparative
     d.  superlative
7.  John is older than Joan.

     a.  attributive
     b.  predicative
     c.  comparative
     d.  superlative
8.  Nancy is asleep.

     a.  attributive
     b.  predicative
     c.  comparative
     d.  superlative
9.  This dessert is tastier than the dessert at the other restaurant.

     a.  attributive
     b.  predicative
     c.  comparative
     d.  superlative
10.  This is the most delicious item on the menu.

     a.  attributive
     b.  predicative
     c.  comparative
     d.  superlative
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Additional Information
Adverb and Adjective Choices in Conversation
(Beginner - Listening)

An audio lesson to help with your understanding of adjectives and adverbs. The English is spoken at 75% of normal speed. Click here to visit the lesson page with the written script for this audio program.
Are You Afraid of Adjectives and Prepositions?
(Beginner - Listening)

An audio lesson to help with your understanding of adjectives and prepositions. The English is spoken at 75% of normal speed. Click here to visit the lesson page with the written script for this audio program.
Comparatives and Superlatives
(Beginner - Listening)

An audio lesson to help with your understanding of comparatives and superlatives. The English is spoken at 75% of normal speed. Click here to visit the lesson page with the written script for this audio program.
Grammar Tips
Can You Catch These Native Speaker Mistakes?
(Beginner - Listening)

An audio lesson to help with your understanding of common mistakes. The English is spoken at 75% of normal speed. Click here to visit the lesson page with the written script for this audio program.
Commonly Confused Words: Part One
(Beginner - Listening, reading)

A video lesson to help with your understanding of commonly confused words.
The English is spoken at 75% of normal speed.
Click here to visit the lesson page.
Commonly Confused Words: Part One
(Beginner - Listening)

An audio lesson to help with your understanding of commonly confused words. The English is spoken at 75% of normal speed. Click here to visit the lesson page with the written script for this audio program.
Commonly Confused Words: Part Two
(Beginner - Listening, reading)

A video lesson to help with your understanding of commonly confused words.
The English is spoken at 75% of normal speed.
Click here to visit the lesson page.
Commonly Confused Words: Part Two
(Beginner - Listening)

An audio lesson to help with your understanding of commonly confused words. The English is spoken at 75% of normal speed. Click here to visit the lesson page with the written script for this audio program.
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