important to know why the word we chose is the adjective. Let's review
the first few together. Then, it'll be your turn!
1. She loved
pencils. The adjective is pointy. It is
letting the reader know how the pencil looks or feels. Therefore, it is
describing the pencils. 2. She
chalk. The adjective is squeaky. It
is letting the reader know how the chalk sounded. Therefore, it is
describing the chalk.
it's your turn to explain why the bold, italic
word(s) you chose was the adjective in the sentence.
3. He always provided the most tasty
4. "I am the
teacher," she told her baby
5. One Monday
morning Lilly came to school especially happy.
best of all, she had a brand new
purple plastic purse!
you notice...there were some
adjectives in the second set of directions. The words bold and italic
are adjectives that describe "word." Pretty neat! Adjectives