adjectives - red books plumas rojas red pens Notice how the...

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In Spanish, most adjectives change form, depending upon whether the word they modify is masculine or feminine. Notice the difference between "the tall boy" and "the tall girl." el chico alto la chica alta Adjectives also change form depending upon whether the word they modify is singular or plural. Notice the difference between "the tall boy" and "the tall boys" ; "the tall girl" and "the tall girls." el chico alto los chicos altos la chica alta las chicas altas Many common adjectives end in -o. These adjectives have four forms. The following words all mean "tall": alto alta altos altas The correct form of the adjective depends upon the noun it modifies. Is the noun masculine or feminine? Singular or plural? libro rojo red book pluma roja red pen libros rojos
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Unformatted text preview: red books plumas rojas red pens Notice how the endings of the nouns and these adjectives are similar. libr o roj o plum a roj a libr os roj os plum as roj as Adjectives that end in -e also change form for singular or plural. To form the plural, simply add -s. la chica inteligente las chicas inteligentes Adjectives that end in -e do not, however, change form for masculine or feminine. la chica inteligente el chico inteligente las chicas inteligentes los chicos inteligentes Similarly, most adjectives that end in a consonant do change form for singular or plural, but do not change for masculine or feminine. To form the plural, add -es. la chica popular el chico popular las chicas populares los chicos populares...
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