Participles as AdjectivesThey are formed by adding D or ING at
the end of the word:
Amaze --- amazed ---- amazing
Bore ---- bored ---- boring
Fascinate -- fascinated --
When you refer to the receiver,
The receiver receives the
feeling or the emotion, the past
participle serves as an adjective
formed from the passive form of
When you refer to the
receiver, add –D
I’m bored with this book. The
movie was way better for me.
( The receiver is the person speaking. The
person feels boredom while reading )
When referring to the source
The source refers to the origin of the feeling or emotion. The
present participle serves as an adjective formed from an active
When referring to the
Boring films put people to sleep.
(The source of the boredom are the films. The films
causes people to be bored)
Movies based on books
Let’s go to the movies!!!
Comedies Drama Thrillers
Mysteries Action Adventure
What kind of movies are you interested in?
What kind of movies do you find boring?
Who are your favorite actors and actresses?
What’s the worst/best movie you have seen?
Are there any outstanding movies playing
Are there actors/ actresses you don’t like?