Name three descriptive adjectives that could be used to describe your favorite food.
Adjectives are words that describe nouns. They can describe how something looks, tastes, smells, sounds, or feels. When writing, descriptive adjectives can help to make your writing more interesting and effective. To practice, try writing a sentence, then adding a descriptive adjective to make it more vivid.
Descriptive Adjectives are words that describe nouns or pronouns. Examples include: small, large, happy, sad. Comparative Adjectives are words that compare two nouns or pronouns. Examples include: bigger, smaller, happier, sadder. Superlative Adjectives are words that compare more than two nouns or pronouns. Examples include: biggest, smallest, happiest, saddest.
The most common descriptive adjective in the English language is 'good'. There are over 150,000 descriptive adjectives in the English language. The word 'pulchritudinous' is a descriptive adjective that means 'of great physical beauty'
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Work together in pairs: What are three descriptive adjectives that you can use to describe the doughnuts?
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Which of the following is a descriptive adjective?
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'Huge' is an example of what type of word?
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