Adjectives Sentence Examples
Adjectives follow the nouns they qualify.
Also adjectives and demonstrative pronouns have their places after the noun.
Adjectives follow their substantives.
Many words are used indiscriminately as nouns, adjectives or verbs, without any change of form.
Plural adjectives are formed from the singular by i-affection or by adding the termination -ion or -on; thus hardd, " beautiful," pl.Advertisement
Verbal adjectives, caredig, " loved," caradwy, " lovable."
However, adverbs can be used to add meaning to adjectives or other adverbs.
These dictionaries include complete verb conjugation and grammar (agreements in gender and number of nouns and adjectives, german declensions ).
Non-finite verb forms include infinitives and participles, plus some derived adjectives.
Adjectives are inflected the same way, and are no longer inflected according to case as in Old Swedish.Advertisement
The suffix -n is given to isolated nominal uses of adjectives, or to nominal uses of verb participles.
You will encounter the verb ser (to be) and adjectives.
More adjectives appear, including adjectives of colour.
Other characteristic features are the use of the singular substantive after numerals, and adjectives of quantity, e.g.
Adjectives having y or w are made feminine by a-affection, due to the lost feminine ending -a; thus gwyn, " white," fem.Advertisement
Until the end of the 18th century the word "air," qualified by certain adjectives, was in common use for most of the gases known - a custom due in considerable measure to the important part which common air played in chemical and physical investigations.
It can easily be shown that men do attach moral adjectives to environment, temperamental tendencies, natural endowments, instinctive desires, in a word to all or most of those forces moulding character.
Dark, swarthy; yellow, copper-coloured are all adjectives employed to describe their complexion - the truth being that their habits of life do not conduce either to the preservation or display of the natural colour of their skin, and that some of them are really fair, and others, perhaps the majority, really dark.
Men in general characterize their own conduct and character and that of other men by such general adjectives as good, bad, right and wrong, and it is the meaning and scope of these adjectives, primarily in relation to human conduct, and ultimately in their final and absolute sense, that ethics investigates.
They're not much different than his names and titles, but they're more descriptive adjectives or nouns that define him to us.Advertisement
How to identify adverbs, adjectives and pronouns in literacy.
Article One of a class of words, akin to adjectives, called determiners.
Adjectives are inflected the same way, and are no longer inflected the same way, and are no longer inflected according to case as in Old Swedish.
There is a dual, as well as a plural form in the declension of verbs, nouns, pronouns and adjectives.
By unity Boole denoted the universe of thinkable objects; literal symbols, such as x, y, z, v, u, &c., were used with the elective meaning attaching to common adjectives and substantives.Advertisement
Demonstrative adjectives and adverbs are formed by prefixing the syllable ha (=ecce, " behold") to other pronominal elements, and interrogatives similarly by prefixing the interrogative syllable ay; but there are other interrogative pronouns.
Number is never indicated when the sense is obvious or can be gathered from the context; otherwise plurality is expressed by adjectives such as sagala, all, and banak, many more rarely by the repetition of the noun, and the indefinite singular by sa or satu, one, with a class-word.
The term which expresses the connotation of a word is therefore an abstract term, though it is probably not itself connotative; adjectives are concrete, not abstract, e.g.
It can easily be shown that men do as a matter of fact attach moral adjectives to environment, temperamental tendencies, natural endowments, instinctive desires, in a word to all or most of those forces moulding character, from which, according to libertarians, the individual's freedom of choice should be clearly distinguished and separated, and to which it can be and is frequently opposed.
What has just been said as to the treatment of the final vowels in Catalan must be understood as applying only to pure Catalan, unaltered by the predominance of the Castilian, for the actual language is no longer faithful to the principle we have laid down; it allows the.final o atonic in a number of substantives and adjectives, and in the verb it now conjugates canto, temo, sentoa thing unknown in the ancient language.
Last week I prepared 4 different kinds of worksheets on comparative and superlative adjectives for a 40-minute lesson.
People typically describe their enemies with adjectives that carry negative connotations.
Story Builder offers nouns, verbs and adjectives that children plug into stories.
Incorporate adjectives into your layouts and include a photo of your pet that reflects the adjective.
Tabloids have been reporting recently that Audrina Patridge has been slinging some less-than-kind adjectives to describe her one time Hills cast mate.
Extremely sexy and revealing are the top adjectives to describe this teardrop shaped swimsuit.
Many candle companies also add adjectives to their fragrance names to evoke specific expectations and emotions with each scent.
Next, develop of list of adjectives that describe how you would like other's to think of you.
Once your list of adjectives is developed then write down the behaviors that demonstrate those adjectives.
Now write down all the adjectives that you think of when you think of them.
Sure, when you think of your topic and feel inspired, the words may just pour out, but if that doesn't happen, making a list of adjectives that draw a picture of your topic will help you focus your thoughts.
Of course, you're not limited to adjectives.
Visitors to the site can see exactly how to set one up correctly, as well as get suggestions for the kinds of adjectives that may be used to describe the subject of the letter.
Breaking down the sentence into parts helps, as does identifying nouns, verbs, adjectives and adverbs you already know.
Remember, as always, to make sure that your adjectives agree in number and gender to the subject of the sentence.
If shy and demure have never been adjectives to describe your personality, then the cut out peek-a-boo nightie is for you.
Have everyone fill in the blanks with nouns, verbs and adjectives, then read the final result aloud for everyone's enjoyment.
There is also a section for "creative" answers to questions like, "Who is your hero?" and "List three adjectives that best describe you."
The Ents, for example, used compound adjectives no matter what language they spoke.
A scrupulous insistence on making his meaning clear led to an iteration of certain adjectives and adverbs, which at length deadened the effect beyond the endurance of all but the most resolute students.
Adjectives are inflected for number and gender.
A few adjectives are compared irregularly.
Many words are used indiscriminately, as nouns, adjectives or verbs, without change; but sometimes a noun is indicated by its termination.
Mill, has been disputed on the ground that adjectives are applied both to concrete and to abstract terms. Hence some logicians make a separate class for adjectives, as being the names neither of things nor of qualities, and describe them as Attributive terms.
Dean could think of a litany of adjectives, including, but not limited to, upset, pissed, irate, enraged, livid, seething and certainly devastated.
The adjectives derived, duped and were deliberate.
Adjectives normally precede the noun they are modifying.
Nouns tend to be qualified with extra adjectives given.
Try not to misuse nouns as verbs or adjectives.
I substituted the adjectives LARGE and SMALL for those signs.
The name of Lusatia hitherto confined to Lower Lusatia, was soon applied to both districts, the adjectives Upper and Lower being used to distinguish them.
Helen is learning adjectives and adverbs as easily as she learned nouns.
He asked me how I had taught Helen adjectives and the names of abstract ideas like goodness and happiness.