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Parts of speech edited adj. new powerpoint format

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Parts of speech edited adj. new powerpoint format

  1. 1. From The Writing Center @ The A.R.C. Adjectives
  2. 2. • Adjectives are words that describe a noun or a pronoun. • Adjectives also modify or limit a noun by making it clear which one or how many are being talked about. What Do Adjectives Do?
  3. 3. • Adjectives normally placed before but can be put after the noun that they modify. • Adjectives can also be placed after the verb.
  4. 4. Forms of Adjectives
  5. 5. Wrong and right Incorrect: In our school the number of students is less. Correct: In our school the number of students is little. • Less is the comparative of little. Comparative forms are not used in sentences where no comparison is implied.
  6. 6. Right and wrong Incorrect: From the three kids he is the smarter. Correct: He is the smartest kid of the three. • To compare more than two people or things we use an adjective or adverb in the superlative degree.

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