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    Bárbara_Junior Henrique_Paulo Fernando e Stephanie _Adjectives completar Bárbara_Junior Henrique_Paulo Fernando e Stephanie _Adjectives completar Presentation Transcript

    • ADJECTIVES Giving Information about People and Things
    • Adjectives – 1
      • When you want to give further information about something, than you can give by using a noun alone, you can use an adjective to identify it or describe it in more detail.
      • … a new idea.
      • … a new creative idea.
      • Ideas there are important .
    • Adjectives – 2
      • The form of an adjective does not change : you use the same form for singular and plural.
      • The next good plac e was forty-five miles further on.
      • Good plac es to fish were hard to find.
    • Adjectives – 3
      • When the adjective information is not the main purpose of a statement, they are placed in front of a noun .
      • Hot Coffee.
      • She had a beautiful smile.
    • Adjectives – 4
      • Sometimes the main purpose of a statement is to give the information expressed by an adjective. When this happens, adjectives are places after a linking verb .
      • I’m cold .
      • She became ill .
    • Adjectives – 5
      • There is a large group of adjectives which identifies qualities that someone or something has. These are called qualitative adjectives .
      • … a sad story.
      • … a small child.
      • I think it would be wise to give up.
    • Adjectives – 6
      • There is another large group of adjectives which identifies someone or something as a member of a class. These are called the classifying adjectives .
      • … financial help.
      • … abdominal pains.
      • … a medieval manuscript.
      • … my daily shower.
    • Adjectives - 7
      • There is a small group of adjectives which identifies the colour of something. They are called colour adjectives .
      • … her blue eyes.
      • … a red balloon.
      • The scarlet letter.
    • Adjectives - 8
      • Another small group of adjectives are used to emphasize feelings or things you are talking about. These adjectives are called emphasizing adjectives .
      • He made me feel like a complete idiot.
      • Some of it was absolute rubbish.
    • Adjectives - 9
      • There is a small group of adjectives which is used in a very similar way to determiners to make the reference more precise. These are called postdeterminers because their place in a noun group is immediately after the determiner, if there is one, and before any other adjectives.
      • The following brief description…
      • … certain basic human qualities.
    • Adjectives - 10
      • There are a large number of English adjectives ending in ‘ing’, many of which are related to the present participle of a verb. According to some grammars they are called ‘ing’ adjectives .
      • … a very convincing example.
      • A surprising number of men stay bachelors.
      • … a warm welcoming smile.
    • Adjectives - 11
      • There is also a large number of English adjectives ending in ‘ed’, many of which are related to the past participle of a verb. In some grammars they are called ‘ed’ adjectives . The irregular past participles are also included.
      • Was it a broken bone?
      • … a disappointed man.
      • … sophisticated electronic devices.
    • Adjectives - 12
      • Compound adjectives are made up of two or more words, usually written with hyphens between them.
      • … one-way traffic.
      • … a part-time job.
      • … a good-looking girl.
    • Adjectives
      • This is a short explanation about the adjectives.
      • I hope you like it!