Parts of Speech
Adjectives and Articles
What is the proper adjective for Senegal?
Asked in Adjectives and Articles
How do you change France to proper noun if it is proper adjective?
What a descriptive word formed from a proper noun?
A proper adjective is a descriptive word derived from a proper noun. Some examples are: Asia (proper noun) - Asian (proper adjective) Brazil (proper noun) - Brazilian (proper adjective) Canada (proper noun) - Canadian (proper adjective) Elizabeth I (proper noun) - Elizabethan (proper adjective) Sigmund Freud (proper noun) - Freudian (proper adjective) George Orwell (proper noun) - Orwellian (proper adjective) Proper nouns and proper adjectives are always capitalized.