Adjectives ESSENTIAL QUESTION Why do we use adjectives? Share with a partner and write an example on your whiteboard.
Adjectives are used: To describe the noun Adjectives ( what kind) Some adjectives describe how a noun looks, sounds, feels, tastes, or smells. Little dogs may have loud barks.
Adjectives ( how many) Other adjectives describe or tell how many Rudy was the first dog in our family. I see many dogs every day. Describing one noun An adjective usually describes one person, place or thing. I got a shiny new car for my birthday.
Adjectives ( comparative) Comparing two places, people or things A bulldog is smaller than a dalmatian. The dalmatian is more graceful than a bulldog. Adjectives ( superlative) Comparing three or more places, people or things. That Chihuahua is the smallest dog I have ever seen! My dog is the most beautiful dog in the world!