What can you say about those pictures? Have you been in these kind of places? How does it feels? ADJECTIVES is a word/s that describes nouns or pronouns PEOPLE PLACES THINGS She is wearing a shiny blue track suit ADJECTIVES NOUN It’s a bright sunny day. ADJECTIVES What is the adjective used in the sentence? Adjective also ask the questions: WHAT KIND? WHICH ONE? HOW MANY? HOW MUCH? What kind? How many? Today is a warm day with hundreds of birds chirping in the clear blue sky. What kind? One should not use too many adjectives in the sentences… Ex. x The fierce ugly old brown tiger. To make a perfect sentence one should follow the following order: SIZE TEXTURE COLOR TYPE The yellow big beach shiny ball. x The big shiny yellow beach ball. Points to remember… Possessive pronouns can be also used as adjectives. Example: That is his book. The, a, and an are called articles. Articles are always adjectives. They modify nouns and pronouns. Examples: 1. The two dark cats were walking on the fence. The - adjective because it modifies the noun cats and is an article. Two - adjective because it modifies the noun cats & answers the question HOW MANY. Dark - adjective because it modifies the noun cats & answers the question WHAT KIND. 2. The chocolate one is his last cookie. The - adjective because it modifies the pronoun one and is an article. Chocolate - adjective because it modifies the pronoun one & tells WHAT KIND. His - adjective because it is a possessive pronoun that modifies the noun cookie and answers the question WHICH ONE. Last - adjective because it modifies the noun cookie and tells WHICH ONE. Lets practice! Find the adjectives in the following sentences. 1. He suggested they clean the statue for their community service project. __________ __________ _______________ _______________ 2. The bank book was on the kitchen table. __________ ____________ ________ ________________ 3. Five dollars was required of each student. __________ __________ 4. The teacher asked the shy boy to give an oral report. __________ __________ _________ ___________ ______________ 5. I visited the family for several days. __________ _______________ 6. Do you have a special someone in your life? _____________ ___________ __________ 7. Her story was printed in the town paper. __________ __________ ___________ Goodluck!