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Adjectives are an important part of the English language and are one of the first things students learn. Usually beginners start learning adjectives as vocabulary words in the very first course and should be able to master simple sentences with nouns, subjects, and adjectives in a relatively short amount of time. Adjectives give students the opportunity to describe people, places, and things and thus compose more complex sentences. Luckily there are an endless number of things that students encounter in their daily lives that they can practice describing in class and for homework assignments. You can even adapt the classic game “I Spy” for some fun practice using adjectives.

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GRAMMAR TIP:What Are Adjectives?
In grammar, an adjective is a word whose main syntactic role is to qualify a noun or noun phrase, giving more information about the object signified. Adjectives are one of the traditional eight English parts of speech, though linguists today distinguish adjectives from words such as determiners that were formerly considered to be adjectives. In this paragraph, "traditional" is an adjective, and in the preceding paragraph, "main" and "more" are. Most but not all languages have adjectives. Those that do not typically use words of another part of speech, often verbs, to serve the same semantic function; for example, such a language might have a verb that means "to be big", and would use a construction analogous to "big-being house" to express what English expresses as "big house".
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MAP WORK: Ordering Adjectives

MAP WORK: Ordering Adjectives

MONISHA
  This easy worksheet demonstrates the correct position of adjectives and is suitable for Class 4. Learners simply choose the correct answer from two options. A list of the correct order i ...
1 Views 1,805 Elem
Song: Memories by Maroon 5 – Level A2

Song: Memories by Maroon 5 – Level A2

ARACELI REYES
  This song by Maroon 5 helps to practice verbs in the past tense and listening comprehension. It is suitable for A2-level students. After listening to the song and completing the activiti ...
1 Views 5,329 Pre-Int
Mental Math for Grade 4

Mental Math for Grade 4

Hadi
  This worksheet includes objective-type questions about time, measurement, rounding, missing numbers, odd and even numbers, factors, and basic shape concepts. Students have to solve these ...
1 Views 867 Exam
Adjectives, gradable and ungradable

Adjectives, gradable and ungradable

  This three-page grammar guide contains a summary of gradable and ungradable adjectives. It sets out how to use adverbs of degree with gradable and ungradable adjectives. It also includes ...
1 Views 3,943 IntAdv
Adjectives and Adverbs

Adjectives and Adverbs

    This worksheet contains five exercises to practice adjectives and adverbs. They include: 1) Underline the adverb; 2) Change the adjective into an adverb; 3) Write the -ly adverb ...
1 Views 2,841 Pre-IntInt
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SONG – Landslide by Fleetwood Mac covered by The Chicks

SONG – Landslide by Fleetwood Mac covered by The Chicks

Igor de Oliveira Poty
  This worksheet is based on the song Landslide from Fleetwood Mac. The lyrics match The Chicks version better as they are easier to understand. Students listen to and watch the video and ...
1 Views 2,558 Pre-IntIntAdv
Song Worksheet – Always remember us this way – Lady Gaga

Song Worksheet – Always remember us this way – Lady Gaga

Claudia Fiuza
  There are four different exercises on this song worksheet to practice parts of speech. They include opposites, verb tenses (simple present, simple past, and simple future), and translati ...
1 Views 3,075 Pre-IntInt
Adjectives

Adjectives

NKenny
  This worksheet contains common adjectives used to describe feelings. There are two pages. On the first page, there are 20 pictures to match with the adjectives. On the second page, there ...
1 Views 5,204 ElemPre-Int
A Whole New World – Verbs, Adjectives & Nouns

A Whole New World – Verbs, Adjectives & Nouns

    Teaching students by using songs presents a variety of methods to practice English from listening comprehension to grammar rules. In this song A Whole New World By Peabo Bryson a ...
1 Views 4,265 Pre-IntIntAdv
The Word

The Word

kristine44
  This is a video with an interesting poem. Students watch the video and complete the exercises: Circle/choose the correct adjectives, verbs, letter words, etc. It contains 7 exercises and ...
1 Views 1,820 Elem
Describing Appearances PPT

Describing Appearances PPT

Jeff Genet
  This is a powerful visual aid to teach your students vocabulary and expressions to describe appearance. Use this Power Point to pre-teach vocabulary, as a warm up for lessons or as the c ...
1 Views 4,074 ElemPre-IntInt
Adjectives PPT

Adjectives PPT

Jeff Genet
  This PowerPoint visual aid teaches students vocabulary and expressions to describe appearance. Use it to pre-teach vocabulary, as a warm-up exercise or as the core of your lesson by havi ...
1 Views 4,330 ElemPre-IntInt
Modifying Comparatives – Examples and Illustrations

Modifying Comparatives – Examples and Illustrations

Tom Leventhall
  The theme of this short presentation is height and visual representation. Two figures are used to demonstrate and practice various modifiers such as just, nearly, almost, etc. It is suit ...
1 Views 2,498 Pre-IntIntAdv
Collocations

Collocations

Laura Bindean
    This sheet focuses on adjective, noun, participle collocations used in speaking and informal language. These collocations can be used to describe things, the weather or talk abou ...
1 Views 2,561 Adv
Adjectives Ending In ED/ING – Passage and Exercises

Adjectives Ending In ED/ING – Passage and Exercises

Ines
  Based on a news article, this reading comprehension activity illustrates adjectives ending in ED/ING. It includes questions and comprehension exercises and is suitable for pre-intermedia ...
1 Views 2,402 Pre-IntInt
Power Point Song – Blackbird By Paul McCartney

Power Point Song – Blackbird By Paul McCartney

  There are a variety of methods to teach students English by using songs, from listening comprehension to grammar rules. This short worksheet includes three defined activities involving a ...
1 Views 2,949 Pre-IntIntAdv
Adjectives: Choosing the Right Word

Adjectives: Choosing the Right Word

  This grammar-guide contains a table of adjectives and nouns to illustrate which adjectives go with which nouns. Use it to show the combinations that are acceptable, for example, as  ...
1 Views 4,005 IntAdv
Μy favourite Wild Animal

Μy favourite Wild Animal

Phaedra Tsalababouni
This worksheet is for beginners to practice using adjectives about wild animals: their size/shape and habits (food, habitat). It includes a gap-filling exercise and using verbs such as run, ju ...
1 Views 2,055 Elem
Possessive Adjectives

Possessive Adjectives

  This worksheet includes short information about the possessive adjectives and the forms compared to personal pronouns. Students who are visual learners often prefer this way of presentat ...
1 Views 2,541 Elem
Common Quantifiers, “Too”, And “Enough” With Nouns, Verbs And Adjectives

Common Quantifiers, “Too”, And “Enough” With Nouns, Verbs And Adjectives

  In this worksheet, students practise the function of the following quantifiers: a lot of, too many, too much, a few, a little, many, much, enough and use them in context. An answer key i ...
1 Views 2,424 Pre-Int
Success

Success

kristine44
  This video features a special poem, called ´acrostic´ where the first letter of each line spells out a new word. Watch the video and do the exercises. You can always change t ...
1 Views 3,366 ElemPre-Int
Describing Words ppt

Describing Words ppt

Mariyam
  This PowerPoint presentation is all about adjectives (describing words). Look at the picture clue and give the describing words then remove the boxes to reveal the next picture clue. It ...
1 Views 7,074 BegElem
Comparative and Superlative Rules and Notes

Comparative and Superlative Rules and Notes

  The first page contains grammar rules for the formation of comparative and the superlative adjectives. The rules of making adjectives comparative are divided into levels: inequality, equ ...
1 Views 5,887 IntAdv
The Word

The Word

kristine44
This is a video with an interesting poem. You can make a lot of exercises: adjectives, verbs, letter words,… I’ve made 7 exercises and a crossword. But of course, you can change them ...
1 Views 5,794 Pre-IntInt
Revision of basic structures

Revision of basic structures

This worksheet is a revision of basic structures in English: be, have got, there is/are, personal pronouns, demonstrative pronouns and possessive adjectives. I have done it for my students and it ...
1 Views 7,648 Elem

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