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Appearance vocabulary

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Appearance vocabulary

  1. 1. Appearance <ul><li>Quan descrivim físicament una persona, seguirem aquest esquema: </li></ul><ul><li>1) height (alçada) </li></ul><ul><li>2) weight (pes) </li></ul><ul><li>3) skin (pell) </li></ul><ul><li>4) hair (cabells) </li></ul><ul><li>5) eyes (ulls) </li></ul><ul><li>6) face: main features (cara: principals trets) </li></ul><ul><li>7) clothes (roba) </li></ul>
  2. 2. Height <ul><li>1) tall: alt/a </li></ul><ul><li>2) quite tall: bastant alt/a </li></ul><ul><li>3) of medium height: d’alçada mitjana </li></ul><ul><li>4) quite short: bastant baix/a </li></ul><ul><li>5) short: baix/a </li></ul>
  3. 3. Weight <ul><li>1) big/overweight/fat (-): gran/amb sobrepes/gras/sa </li></ul><ul><li>2) of medium weight: de pes mitjà, ni gras/ssa ni prim/a </li></ul><ul><li>3) slim (+): esvelt/a </li></ul><ul><li>4) thin: prim/a </li></ul><ul><li>5) skinny (-): flac/a, esquifit/ida </li></ul>
  4. 4. Skin <ul><li>1) black: negra </li></ul><ul><li>2) dark: morena </li></ul><ul><li>3) yellow: groga </li></ul><ul><li>4) light, white: clara, blanca </li></ul>
  5. 5. Hair <ul><li>Quan descrivim els cabells d’una persona, seguirem aquest ordre: </li></ul><ul><li>1) short, medium length, long: curts, de llargada mitjana, llargs </li></ul><ul><li>2) straight, curly, wavy, parted, spiky: llisos, arrissats, ondulats, amb clenxa al mig, de punta </li></ul><ul><li>3) white, grey, blond, light/dark brown, red, black: blancs, grisos, rossos, castanys clars/foscs, pèl-rojos, negres </li></ul>
  6. 6. Eyes <ul><li>1) big, small; grans, petits </li></ul><ul><li>2) blue, brown, green, black: blaus, castanys, verds, negres </li></ul>
  7. 7. Face, main features <ul><li>1) nose: nas </li></ul><ul><li>2) mouth: boca </li></ul><ul><li>3) ears: orelles </li></ul><ul><li>4) eyebrows: celles </li></ul><ul><li>5) freckles: pigues </li></ul><ul><li>6) beard, goatee, moustache: barba, masclet, bigoti </li></ul><ul><li>7) glasses: ulleres </li></ul>
  8. 8. Example of a description: Lenny <ul><li>He is of medium height and thin. His skin is yellow. He has got medium length, wavy, light brown hair. His eyes are big and black. He has got a long nose, small ears and no eyebrows. He is wearing a green shirt, purple straps, grey trousers and black shoes. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Example of a description: Marge <ul><li>She is of medium height and thin. Her skin is yellow. She has got very long, wavy, blue hair. Her eyes are big and black. She has got a small nose, small ears and no eyebrows. She is wearing a green dress, an orange necklace and orange shoes. </li></ul>

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