Asjectives are one of the important parts of speech in English. This lesson shows you how to use adjectives correctly. You can find the exercises at the bottom of the page. You will also find links to comparative and superlative adjectives lessons and tests.
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What are adjectives?
Adjectives describe nouns. Here are some examples.
Adjectives can go before or after nouns. Here are some examples before nouns:
- He is a tall boy.
- The black cat is in the kitchen.
Here are some adjectives after the nouns.
- The man is happy.
- She is young.
When the adjective goes after the noun, you must use the verb”to be”.
- The boys are tired.
- Mike is hungry.
Adjectives have a number of common endings. You can see them in the list below.
Now that you have an idea of how to use adjectives, try these tests.
You can use adjectives many different ways in English. Here is a list of all the adjective lessons at learnEnglish-online: