Adjectives and Articles

Parent Category: Parts of Speech
Includes questions related to the comprehension, usage and identification of the parts of speech that are used to describe, modify and indicate nouns.
Cozy, safe, broken, messy, orderly, clean and other words candescribe a home.
Adjectives such as attractive, handsome, ugly, tall, short, fat,overweight, thin, slim, broad-shouldered, big-nosed, pretty, ofaverage height, fair-haired, and raven-haired may be used todescribe a person.
If by 'kind' you mean 'thoughtful' it is itself an adjective. Words which mean similar things - synonyms - might be 'thoughtful' (as above), 'generous', 'sensitive' or 'considerate'.
The word 'convergent' is an adjective , used to describe anoun as tending to come together from different directions. Examples: The partners built a successful business on their convergentideas . Groups of convergent mountains form the Appalachian Range.
Zesty as an adjective can be used to mean enthusiastic or energetic. He gave a zesty presentation. She had a great zest for life
The comparative form of rude is ruder , and thesuperlative form is rudest . It is common to form thecomparative and superlative of short words like this by adding -erand -est.
more correct most correct . I would say that "correct" can not be compared. Something is either correct , or it is not. One can say "more nearly correct" and perhaps "most nearly correct" would make sense in some cases.
If you mean what adjective means 'dog-like' then 'canine' is the word.
My grandfather is my oldest living descendant.
Crackling and popping
No, the is a demonsrative adjective called the definite article.
The noun father has the adjectives fatherlike and fatherly(fatherly is also the adverb form). The verb 'to father' has theparticiple 'fathered' which means created as a father (begat).
Yes, easy-going is an adjective meaning relaxed and open-minded.
Intercondylar is an adjective. It therefore has no plural form. The corresponding noun is condyle. the plural of condyle is condyles
Yes, you can use the adjective dramatic.
No, it is more technically a type of determiner. The three words a,an, the are called articles .
The most delicate thing I have ever held is a butterfly. It is not the most delicate thing on the planet. I think a bubble is the most delicate item but every time I try to hold one in my hand the bubble bursts.
No. Wonders is either a plural noun or a present tense conjugation(third person singular). The typical adjective is wondrous .
vacant - When the football game began, your seats were still vacant.
Creative, Silly, Quirky, and Whimsical :)
radiant . radical . randy . rapid . rapturous . rare . rational . ravishing . ready . real . realistic . reasonable . refined . regal . regular . relevant . reliable . reluctant . remarkable . remote . respectful . resplendent . responsible . rich . right . righteous . robust . romantic .
The same word "lunatic" is used as a noun and its associated adjective. The noun actually means a lunatic person, someone who is insane or mentally unsound. The noun for the state, or something similarly mindless, is "lunacy."
Portrait is generally used as a noun. It could be used as anadjective in cases like this: I'm going to separate the portraitpaintings from the still life paintings.
Yes, it can be (a neglected child, neglected duties). It is the past tense and past participle of the verb (to neglect)and can be used as an adjective meaning ignored or not properlyattended to.
anxious . amorous . ambitious . advantageous . beauteous . cautious . courteous . contagious . contiguous . clamorous . curious . callous . dangerous . delicious . devious . dubious . envious . extemporaneous . efficacious . egregious . furious . famous . ferocious . glamorous . gorgeous . generous ...
It can be: "That was a frightening movie!"
No. Shadows is a noun (plural of shadow) and a present tense verb (third person singular conjugation of to shadow).
The answer is anything really_ big, huge,large,steaming, hot, cold,freezing
The question is extremely vague but you could use the following adjectives round, square, old, new, wooden, broken, wonky, antique, small, large, tall, low
The sentence contains two adjectives: large and ominous The other components of the sentence are: Adverb: overhead nouns: two, clouds verb: are
It can be. It is the past participle of to drink but as a adjectivemeans inebriated by alcohol (drunk driver).
Yes. He made a passionate speech at the conference. She has beautiful hair.
Free can be a verb sometimes.
Yes. Dangerous is the adjective form of the noun danger . Theadverb form is dangerously .
No. Shelf is a noun, meaning a level or step, as in a book shelf orthe continental shelf. The past participle of the verb to shelve ( shelved) , can bean adjective meaning placed on shelves, or indefinitely postponed.
No. Science is a noun, although it is used as an adjunct (scienceproject, science textbook). The adjective form is "scientific."
In this case you would say more willing (comparative) and most willing (superlative).
green / slippery / noisy / fast / elusive.
pretty dress sparkling dress sequined dress
kaleidoscopic, keen, kind,kindly, kinetic, kingly, knowing
Proudful, proudish
Realistic is an adjective. If you meant adverb, realistically is the word you're looking for.
Senseful, senseless and sensual are adjective of the noun sense.
A business letter usually has a full return address (or is printed on letterhead stationery), and has an inside address identifying the person and/or company, street address, city and state it is going to. An inter-office memo does not need all that because the sender and recipient are often in...
In grammar, a modifier (or qualifier ) is an optional element in phrase structure or clause structure; the removal of the modifier typically doesn't affect the grammatical nature of the construction. Modifiers can be a word, a phrase or an entire clause. Semantically, modifiers describe and...
yes the definition is as i quote "relating to or denoting an approach to the study or description of a particular language or culture in terms of its internal elements and their functioning rather than in terms of any existing external scheme. Often contrasted with etic ." and the plural form...
· ultra · unfit · unwed · upper · urban · usual · utter
The past participle, discovered, is the most used relatedadjective. The derivative adjective discoverable is rarelyseen outside of mining geology.
There are three degrees of adjectives (comparison). 1. The Positive Degree (i.e. simple, for one or more things) 2. The Comparative Degree (compares attributes of two things) 3. The Superlative Degree (compares attributes of more than twothings) The Positive Degree : This Degree of Adjective has...
The adjective relating to Mongolia is Mongolian
(1) Determiner:. a, an, the, some, his, those. (2) Sequence: words. first, second, hundredth, next, last. (3) Quantifiers:. one, two, many, much, few, little, some. (4) Impression:. beautiful, awful, amazing, stupid. (5) Physical Description:. -Size:. big, little, small, huge. -Age:. old, young,...
* dashing* diligent* discreet
you can look for the nouns and pronouns and then or you could look for "ly" words.
shining,bright,shiny,sprinkling shin
The hard test was hard to understand.
No, the question should be "Are you looking for an electrician?" The article "an" is used before words that begin witha vowel sound, and "electrician" begins with a vowel sound. Notethat some words that begin with an actual vowel do not beginwith a vowel sound . One example is "usable".
Being uptight is being fatter in the upper section of your abdomen,resulting in tops looking hotter on women.
No, nouns do not have comparative forms. Adjectives have comparative forms, for example: . like (positive) . more like (comparative) . most like (superlative) The word 'like' is also a noun, a verb, and a preposition.
· talented · tender · terrific · thoughtful · tremendous · trustworthy · truthful
Bitter and devastated best describes Mr. Rochester's smile.
Jolt, zap, fizz, pop, crackle. (those are words I think of to describe your being STRUCK by lightning) Silent, stealthy, lethal (deadly), speedy, I can't really say 'fast as greased lightning, so I think that's all I have. It's harder than it seems....
tortured,terified, strong,and brave
No, bravely is an adverb. Brave is the adjective form.
No, it is an adverb. The adjective form is undue .
The word gem is a noun, but it can also be a noun adjunct(gem cutting) or adjective (e.g. a gem ruby, one suitable forcutting and mounting). The verb to gem has the past participle gemmed , whicn might rarely be a synonym for jeweled .A related adjective is gemlike.