Adjectives and Adverbs

By: Jayden Heng, Hayden Wolf, Zayne Ruden, and Jeremy Dreher


  1. Help you see, feel, taste, hear, and smell the experiences you read about.
  2. Describe nouns and pronouns.
  3. Can answer the questions what kind, which one, how many, and how much.


  1. Modifies a verb, an adjective, or another adverb.
  2. Can answer the questions how, when, where, or to what extent.
  3. Can appear in different positions in sentences.
  4. Adverbs that modify adjectives or other adverbs usually come directly before the words they modify.

Some examples of adjectives and adverbs...

Examples (raise your hands to answer them) (only answer them when we call on you)

Are there any adjectives or adverbs in these sentences?

  1. Gerald looked ugly at the school dance.
  2. We went to school to learn.
  3. He was seriously injured during the basketball game.
  4. Jerry happily excepted a job at McDonald's.

Adverbs and Adjectives

What is an adverb?
What is an adjective?
Adverb Likes L Y - Original Reading Song by Phil Anderson
Big, Big, Big (The Adjective Song)