Words that modify nouns or pronouns
<ul><li>Tell </li></ul><ul><li>What kind </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Which one </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How many </li></ul></u...
 
<ul><li>Nouns can also be used as adjectives. They tell  what kind or which one  about the noun modified. </li></ul><ul><u...
<ul><li>Possessive pronouns, such as  our  and  his,  can be considered adjectives because they modify nouns in addition t...
<ul><li>They can be in many places, hiding, waiting for you to find them…. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>How  obedient  the poodle...
<ul><li>Many adjectives have different forms to indicate degree of comparison </li></ul>Positive Comparative Superlative L...
<ul><li>Articles are the adjectives  a, an  and  the.  </li></ul><ul><li>A  and  an  Are called indefinite articles. They ...
<ul><li>Formed from a proper noun and begins with a capital letter. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Twilight  is an  American  book....
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Adjectives 1

  1. 1. Words that modify nouns or pronouns
  2. 2. <ul><li>Tell </li></ul><ul><li>What kind </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Which one </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How many </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How much </li></ul></ul>
  3. 4. <ul><li>Nouns can also be used as adjectives. They tell what kind or which one about the noun modified. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Afternoon class </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Music lesson </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Football practice </li></ul></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>Possessive pronouns, such as our and his, can be considered adjectives because they modify nouns in addition to their function as pronouns. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Our book </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>His watch </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Their house </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>My hands </li></ul></ul>
  5. 6. <ul><li>They can be in many places, hiding, waiting for you to find them…. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>How obedient the poodle is! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>That obedient poodle belongs to her. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The poodle is obedient. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The judges considered the poodle obedient. </li></ul></ul>
  6. 7. <ul><li>Many adjectives have different forms to indicate degree of comparison </li></ul>Positive Comparative Superlative Light Lighter Lightest Sad Sadder Saddest Good Better Best Bad Worse Worst Pratical More Practical Most Practical
  7. 8. <ul><li>Articles are the adjectives a, an and the. </li></ul><ul><li>A and an Are called indefinite articles. They refer to any one of a kind of person, place or thing. </li></ul><ul><li>The is a definite article. It refers to a specific person, place or thing. </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>Formed from a proper noun and begins with a capital letter. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Twilight is an American book. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bangkok is a Thai city. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Diego is a Mexican student. </li></ul></ul>
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