There are different kinds of places,
which we can describe:
Describing a room
You can describe:
• A bedroom
•A living room
Useful words to describe a
When you describe a place, you can use the verbs: THERE/
IS , THERE ARE. Some adjectives and also place
Describing a room
To describe a room you can name the objects that you see using
prepositions, the verb have got and adjectives which can
describe the objects. For example:
I have got my own room. In my room
there is a bed, a table, a chair, a
wardrobe and a television. There is a
window above the table. The television
is opposite my bed so I can watch it
when I am in bed.
The wardrobe is on the left and my bed
is on the right. There is a computer on
the table and books, pens and cds are
near the computer. There is a
magazine and a camera on the bed.
Describing a house
To describe a house you can respond to this questions:
What is it composed of ?
Where are the bedrooms?
Do you have an attic?
What about the garden?
How many room are in your house?
My flat is divided into two floors. On downstairs, I have all the important parts
of the flat such as the kitchen, bathrooms, etc..
And on upstairs i have one room where I keep
the washer and dryer and one big terrace.
Downstairs, the floor is divided in eight rooms,
four of them are bedrooms, other two are
Bathrooms and then one kitchen and one
I n my bedroom, I have a lot of things who
for example one television, one play station 3,
paddel,etc. In my sister´s bedroom, we have the
computer and in the other two bedrooms are from my
parents and my other sister. Normally we eat in the kitchen but on Sundays we
eat in the dining room.
In my flat i have one storage room and two parking garage.
Describing a City
I live in Buenos Aires, Argentina Capital City
It is a very very big province with huge
population. Buenos Aires has many buildings
which are very tall and big and some very
luxurious. Also it has many stores, in Buenos
Aires you can find whatever you want. There
is a very beautiful beach, is a little far from
the capital in a town called La Plata, Buenos
Aires Capital City …
Adjectives to describe a
To describe a place you can use different adjectives like:
Ancient: a place that has a long history
Beautiful: very pleasing on the eye.
Boring: dull and not very interesting.
Bustling: a crowded, busy place.
Charming: nice, very pleasant.
Contemporary: modern, very up to date.
Cosmopolitan: somewhere with a rich and varied mix of
cultures and languages.
Exciting: fun, thrilling, with lots of enjoyable things to do.
Expensive: costing a lot of money.
Famous: very well know, celebrated, notable.
Fascinating: very interesting.
Huge: very big.
Lively: somewhere with lots of things going on.
Popular: liked by a lot of people.
Polluted: dirty, contaminated.
Touristic: visited by a lots of tourists.
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