Adjectives ending in ar

Adjectives

Adjectives agree in both number and gender of the object they are describing. Therefore, a red car, carro rojo, suddenly becomes red cars – carros rojos. If the object was feminine, the ending would change as well. Red table, Mesa roja, becomes red tables – mesas rojas.

November 5th,2019

FUNCTIONS OF ADJECTIVES

FUNCTIONS OF ADJECTIVES Function of Adjectives Adjectives can: Describe feelings or qualities: Examples • He is a lonely man • They are honest • people Give nationality or origin: Examples • Pierre is French • This clock is German • Our house is Victorian Tell more about a thing's characteristics: Examples • A . wooden. table ...

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Comparison of adjectives

short adjectives ending with -e: add -st nice the nicest late the latest long adjectives (with two or more syllables): the most + adjective useful the most useful interesting the most interesting adjectives ending with -y: change to -iest easy the easiest irregular adjectives good the best bad the worst far the farthest/furthest Grammar in action

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Using suffixes -er -ar -or to make nouns

• Look through an interesting newspaper article and highlight all the words ending in -er, -or or -ar. Discuss. Are they all nouns? Which ending is the most common? Check the meanings of any unfamiliar words. • Alternatively, block out all the "er" sounding words with a black marker pen and use the article as a cloze exercise. Better still ...

November 5th,2019

Adjectives

Adjectives agree in both number and gender of the object they are describing. Therefore, a red car, carro rojo, suddenly becomes red cars – carros rojos. If the object was feminine, the ending would change as well. Red table, Mesa roja, becomes red tables – mesas rojas.

November 5th,2019

Adjectives - Adjetivos

• Adjectives ending in –o will agree in number and gender with the nouns they modify. These will have four forms. masculine. sing. feminine sing. masculine pl. feminine pl. chico bueno chica buena chicos buenos chicas buenas • Adjectives ending in a consonant, or in an vowel other than –o, have the same form for the

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III - Los Angeles Mission College

141 Name Words Ending in -ar, -er, and -or Because the word endings -ar, -er, and -or all have identical sounds, this exercise will help you distinguish among the three. WORDS ENDING IN -AR The ending -ar generally indicates "of or having to do with."Relatively few common words have this end-

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HandyHindi Hints 3. Because most suffixes offer more overt Hindi ...

other word-ending elements is so substantial, and also because grammars do not have room to give more than a few examples of suffix usage, my selection of examples is a large one and takes up vv pages. In spite of that, I have resisted the temptation to divide it into two or more articles because all 5 sections belong together to facilitate cross-reference searches. The 5 sections progress from the …

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Adjectives formed with

Adjectives formed with suffixes I. List of suffixes and examples II. Adjectives ending in –ic and -ical I. List of suffixes and examples Suffix Examples -able/-ible admissible, possible, probable, reasonable -al final, global, special -ant resistant, resultant