The word from which the attribute of a
is described is called an
Adjectives are describe or modify other words, generally placed before noun or pronoun.
Multiple adjectives may contain in one sentence.
➥ Ganesh live in a big city.
➥ Bhavi is very beautiful.
Adjectives are very easy to identify. First identify the noun or pronoun of the sentence.
Then ask him questions like how, how much, which, where etc.
➤ In the above sentence, "Ganesh", "Bhavi" are the nouns.
also "big" and "very beautiful" are the Adjectives.
⤳ In which city did Ganesh live? - Then we will get the answer - (big)
⤳ How is the Bhavi ? - Then we will get the answer -(very beautiful)
➽ Types of Adjective : There are seven types of Adjective.
1. Descriptive Adjective
2. Quantitative Adjective
3. Demonstrative Adjective
4. Numeral Adjective
5. Interrogative Adjective
6. Distributive Adjectives
7. Possessive Adjective
➤ Let's see each types in detailed :
1. Descriptive Adjective or Adjective of Quality :
The adjective which describe the qualities of the object like color, shape, size and quality
is called Descriptive Adjective. Example :
➥ India is a beautiful country in the world.
➥ Japan is a very advanced country.
➥ Vedanti has a red frock.
➤ In the sentence above "beautiful", "very advanced" and "red" are adjectives.
2. Quantitative Adjective :
The adjective which describe the quantity of the object
is called Quantitative Adjective.
➥ Harsh drink a half liter of milk.
➥ Tanmayee eats a little food.
➥ Harshali has brought five meters of cloth.
➤ In the sentence above "half liter", "little" and "five meters" are adjectives.
It can be classified in two subtypes :
a) Definite Quantitative Adjective :
These adjective shows the definite number of object. Example : half liter, quarter meter etc.
b) Indefinite Quantitative Adjective :
These adjective shows the indefinite number of object. Example : some meter, few boundaries, extra books etc.
The pronoun which comes before the noun, and the attribute of the noun, is called a
Demonstrative adjective. Example:
➥ That guy does a good job.
➥ This movie is really good.
➥ Your dress is very pretty.
➤ In the sentence above "that", "this" and "your" are adjectives.
4. Numeral Adjective :
The adjective which describe the quantity of the object in a specific numbers is called a
Numeral Adjective. Example:
➥ Ashish has eaten two fruits.
➥ Vishal has five friends.
➥ Harshali has brought four liters of milk.
➤ In the sentence above "two", "five" and "four" are numeral adjectives.
5. Interrogative Adjective :
The adjective word which is used to ask the question to identify the noun,
is called a Interrogative Adjective. Example:
➥ What thing have you brought?
➥ Whose book is this?
➥ Which options will you select ?
➤ In the sentence above "what", "whose" and "which" are adjectives.