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ADJECTIVES

COLOURS
Contenido
What is an adjective? .................................................................................................................... 3
Colours ...................................................................................................................................... 3
The order of adjectives ............................................................................................................. 4
EXERCISES ...................................................................................................................................... 5
Answer to the questions below. Follow the example. .............................................................. 5
Choose the correct option. ....................................................................................................... 5
Put in the correct order the sentences below. ......................................................................... 6

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What is an adjective?

Simply the adjectives are descriptive words. Adjectives are used to describe, identifies,
modifies, quantifies or give information about things, ideas and people.

In English, an adjective usually comes before the noun it pertains to and the form of an
adjective doesn’t change, it does not matter if the noun being described is male or
female, singular or plural, subject or object.

For example:

The RED carpet. or The WHITE cat.

Colours

Adjectives can be used to describe colour. Here below there is a list of most common
colours:

Whte silver grey black blue turquoise

green ellow gold orange brown red

rose pink purple violet

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The order of adjectives

In English the order of the adjectives is very important. You can’t put an adjective
where do you want in a sentence.

Adjectives usually come in this order:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
General Specific Size Shape Age Colour Nationality
opinion opinion Material

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EXERCISES

Answer to the questions below. Follow the example.

What colour is the cat? The cat is BROWN.

What colour is the carpet? ____________________________

What colour is the car? ______________________________

What colour is your new shirt? ____________________________

What colour is the road? _______________________________

What colour is the sky? __________________________________

Choose the correct option.

a. Red b. Purple c. Brown d. Orange

a. Pink b. Turquoise c. Black d. White

a. Violet b. Gold c. Green d. Rose

a. Brown b. Silver c. Grey d. Red

a. Blue b. White c. Green d. Grey

a. Violet b. Yellow c. Pink d. Black

a. Orange b. White c. Gold d. Rose

a. Turquoise b. Grey c. Green d. Rose

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Put in the correct order the sentences below.

 red goes The car fast


 flies The bird blue sky the in
 new is My red t-shirt
 sky Today the turquoise is
 has got a Maria black and white dog
 I my room painted with painting orange

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