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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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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 1,600 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 3,373 Elem
Possessive Adjectives Sentence Completion and Ordering

Possessive Adjectives Sentence Completion and Ordering

LUZMILA MAYTA
This is a sheet about possessive adjectives with an explanation and examples. There are fill-in-the-blank and scrambled sentences that students will work through to present the proper possessive ...
1 Views 2,694 BegElem
Pronouns And Possession: I, Me, My Or Mine?

Pronouns And Possession: I, Me, My Or Mine?

In this worksheet, students have the opportunity to review subject and object pronouns, possessive adjectives and possessive pronouns. The exercise is a conversation with gaps - students need to ...
1 Views 3,333 Pre-Int
Comparative Form of Adjectives Rules PowerPoint

Comparative Form of Adjectives Rules PowerPoint

Vanessa Escobar
In the following presentation, you will find the rules to form the Comparative degree of adjectives. All the rules and practice have pictures and extra examples for you to understand better. You ...
1 Views 3,261 ElemPre-Int
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Present Perfect Worksheet No. 1 - Suitable for Children and Adults

Present Perfect Worksheet No. 1 - Suitable for Children and Adults

Charlotte
This worksheet includes 3 exercises, can be used for schools or self-study students. It can improve the ability to realise Present Perfect Tense. The total mark is 52. If your mark is 47 and hig ...
1 Views 17,845 ElemPre-IntIntExam
Superlatives: Form, And Use With Present Perfect With “Ever”

Superlatives: Form, And Use With Present Perfect With “Ever”

This worksheets lets students revisit the form of superlatives and their use with present perfect with “ever”. In the first exercise students complete a table with the correct compara ...
1 Views 10,542 Pre-Int
Comparatives: Adjectives, Adverbs, “As … As” Structure

Comparatives: Adjectives, Adverbs, “As … As” Structure

This worksheet lets students practise the form of comparative adjectives and adverbs, and using “as +adj/adv as” structure for comparing. In the first exercise students choose an adjec ...
1 Views 12,771 Pre-Int
Cinderella - Word-Building / Word-Formation Exercises

Cinderella - Word-Building / Word-Formation Exercises

This is a fairly easy word-formation/word-building exercise. It's the well-known story of Cinderella. Students have to transform the words in brackets to make them fit in. Students can easily do t ...
17 Views 37,003 IntAdv
Describing Cities

Describing Cities

Describe a city and its buildings.   Example 1: Match the opposites - Ugly/Beautiful, cheap/expensive Santiago is polluted, but Puerto Varas is clean.   Example 2: Describe one ci ...
32 Views 38,483 Elem
Countries and Nationalities List

Countries and Nationalities List

Nesma Bayome
This worksheet is a useful tool for beginner students to memorize many of the names of countries and nationalities in English. Teachers can distribute a copy of the sheet to students and have a p ...
1 Views 6,935 BegElem
Comparatives and Superlatives PowerPoint

Comparatives and Superlatives PowerPoint

Nesma Bayome
This sheet works best for eliciting the rules of using both comparative and superlative adjectives. Students are required to answer questions based on information provided in the pictures. Their ...
1 Views 15,252 Pre-IntInt
Acrostic Poem

Acrostic Poem

Helen
This worksheet was designed to introduce ss to simple poetry by writing about themselves in an acrostic poem. We worked at them individually and read them out. We then had class volunteer other w ...
1 Views 6,122 ElemPre-IntIntAdv
Degrees of Comparison - Adjectives

Degrees of Comparison - Adjectives

nidhi garg
This worksheet lists common adjectives and degrees of comparison (positive, comparitive, superlative).   
1 Views 25,247 BegElem
Kinds of Trips Vocabulary Worksheet

Kinds of Trips Vocabulary Worksheet

Mrs. Lutfiah Alghamdi
  Match, choose, and draw. This worksheet is all about vocabulary, mainly all kinds of travel. Words like trip, journey, tour, voyage, and cruise can easily confuse students. This wor ...
1 Views 8,658 Pre-IntIntAdv
Order of Adjectives

Order of Adjectives

kristine44
This is a grammar-guide about the order of adjectives (describing objects). It’s an explanation on how to use several adjectives in front of a noun. With some examples and a few illustratio ...
1 Views 9,164 Pre-IntIntAdv
The Red Rose Flower Worksheet

The Red Rose Flower Worksheet

kristine44
This is a worksheet with a new video with music and a poem. The poem is about the red rose flower. I’ve made eight different exercises. You can watch the video and read the poem. Then you c ...
1 Views 4,877 ElemPre-Int
False Cognates for Spanish Speakers Worksheet

False Cognates for Spanish Speakers Worksheet

Edith Rodriguez
This worksheet can be used with all levels to clarify meaning on some Spanish false friends. Also, you can use it to help students increase vocabulary and encourage them to use them when writing ...
1 Views 3,950 All
Comparing Athens to Sparta Worksheet

Comparing Athens to Sparta Worksheet

Mark T
We owe a lot of our military tactics, culture, and democracy to Ancient Sparta and Athens. This sheet looks at the contributions from both civilizations and allows students to reflect on ho ...
1 Views 6,755 IntAdv
Word Formation Fill-in-the-Blank Worksheet

Word Formation Fill-in-the-Blank Worksheet

Irina Komoltseva
Word formation is a part of the international exams such as FCE, CAE, CPE. Timely preparation for these exams is an essential part of the examinee success. I start doing exercises on word formatio ...
1 Views 10,195 Elem
Summer Adjectives

Summer Adjectives

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Help students learn their adjectives and get practice using them with a fun summer adjectives worksheet. Students fill in the blanks to finish the sentences about summer activities. Find more seas ...
1 Views 8,878 ElemPre-Int
Emotion vocabulary

Emotion vocabulary

BusyTeacher Contributor
Teaching emotions? Use this jeopardy game to make revision of this vocabulary with favourite Emoji icons. It is fun for students to beat other teams by betting money. Later, students can make se ...
1 Views 13,610 Elem
Bittersweet Symphony by The Verve Song Worksheet

Bittersweet Symphony by The Verve Song Worksheet

BusyTeacher Contributor
It's an activity to work with the song. Students listen to the song and must provide the opposite word o synonym of the capitalized words in parenthesis. In the second part they have to cross out ...
1 Views 5,525 Pre-Int

"The Greatest Show" from The Greatest Showman Song Worksheet

Elia
Inspired by other worksheets I have seen here, I created this one based on the song "The Greatest Show"  from the movie The Greatest Showman. Hope its useful! It also contains some quick ques ...
1 Views 29,766 Pre-IntInt
How + Adjective Questions

How + Adjective Questions

Maedeh Torabi
This file helps teachers to review different type of how questions. In first slide some adjectives have been shown that students can use for making questions in other slides. Teachers can show the ...
1 Views 10,718 ElemPre-Int

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