English adjectives – list of topics

(Topics, explanations, and exercises related to adjectives)

Adjectives: topics and exercises

In this table, you will find an overview of all the explanations regarding adjectives in English. The corresponding exercises, which belong to each topic, are listed on the right side. Consider the level of difficulty and use them to practise your skills.

The individual explanations and exercises

Topic 1 2 3 4 5
Adjectives in English (young, beautiful, wooden, etc.)          
Adjectives ending in ‘-ing’ and ‘-ed’ (exhausted, boring, etc.) easy medium      
Comparison of adjectives (-er/-est & more/most) medium difficult difficult difficult  
The positive as a degree of comparison (good, happy, etc.)          
The comparative as a degree of comparison (more exciting, bigger, etc.)          
The superlative as a degree of comparison (earliest, most beautiful, etc.)          
Comparison of special adjectives (far, well, bad, etc.)          
Comparisons with ‘as … as & more/less … than’ medium medium      
Order of adjectives (four little birds, beautiful old town, etc.) medium difficult