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GIVING DESCRIPTIONS

Describing things
When describing things in English we use adjectives
For example
Sharp stone- meaning the stone were sharp
Stone walls –the wall were made of stone
Discuss the meaning of the following adjectives
  1. Few cracks
  2. Open space
  3. Old green cloth
  4. Small cave
  5. Narrow opening
More examples
-The beautiful yellow light
– A small round clay pot
Describing quantity
Many / a few, much/ a little,
i. Many / a few
We use many or a few for uncountable nouns
E.g.;
A. Does ole sabaya have many cows?
B. No only a few most of them died in the drought last year
A. How many does he left?
B. Less than twenty
ii. Much / a little.
C; Do we have much sugar in the store
D; No just a little
– We use much and a little for uncountable things

iii. More / most / less /least
More and most are the comparative and superlative forms of many and much
Less and least are the comparative and superlative forms little

Exercise
Rewrite these phrases putting the adjective in their correct order
a) Wooden / big / sculpture

b) Plastic / cups/broom

c) Short / Straight / answer




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