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Proper Adjectives


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Proper Adjectives

  1. 1. Proper adjectives
  2. 14. Proper Adjectives <ul><li>An adjective formed from a proper noun is called a proper adjective . </li></ul><ul><li>Like a proper noun, a proper adjective is capitalized . </li></ul>
  3. 15. Proper Adjectives <ul><li>Proper Noun: Those olives are from Greece . </li></ul><ul><li>Proper Adjective: They are Greek olives. </li></ul>
  4. 16. <ul><li>When a proper adjective is two words, capitalize both words. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The South American game was fun to play. </li></ul></ul>Proper Adjectives
  5. 17. North American land North America Swiss watch Switzerland Mexican rug Mexico Italian cooking Italy Proper Adjective Proper Noun
  6. 18. <ul><li>Food from Spain is ____________________ food. </li></ul><ul><li>People from Russia are ______________ people. </li></ul><ul><li>The _____________Highway runs through Alaska. </li></ul><ul><li>People in Germany are proud of ___________ cars. </li></ul><ul><li>A company in Japan makes ____________ watches. </li></ul>Proper Adjectives