A simple sentence is one that contains a subject (the noun) and a verb. Preview this quiz on Quizizz. However, the last word must be the name.Noun expressions are simply known as modifier nouns. Coordinate Compound Predicate. Nouns are people/animals, places and things. A teacher teaches all students. An example is, "Tommy and Jane go to the store." An adjective is a describing word that gives more information about a noun or a pronoun. An adjective that precedes the noun it modifies is in the _____ position. When two or more words or is this single adjective to modify a noun, that adjective becomes a _____adjective. The dog is cute. If you remember this, it will help you to understand what is being talked about: a race horse is a horse that runs in races; a horse race is a race for horses; a boat race is a race for boats; a love story is a story about love; a war story is a story about war; a tennis ball is a ball for playing tennis; tennis shoes are shoes for playing tennis One of the most important aspects to understand an English sentence is to understand the “noun phrase” structures in that sentence.Therefore, “ noun phrase” structures can be composed of just a name or a structure formed by various words coming together. For now, when an adjective is acting as a completer, think of it as playing a double role in its sentence. These words will help you to build your vocabulary and will, hopefully, stop you from using the wrong word in the wrong context. English. Take a look at this, mostly complete, A-Z and then choose the correct words to complete the ten sentences below. An adjective phrase is a group of words that describe a noun or pronoun in a sentence. The young class was nervous about the test. Here, "flower" is the noun, "beautiful" is the adjective, and "wilting" is the verb. Verbs are the action that someone/something is doing. Flowers decorate fragrant dresses. Many adjectives are formed from nouns and verbs. Compound. What is the adjective in the sentence? When you're done, compare your answers with those below. The adjective hungry, for example, comes from hunger, which may be either a noun or a verb. Trees support all buildings. Here, "dog" is the noun, "cute" is the adjective and "is" is the verb. Animals live tough lives. 20 Sentences of Noun Phrase. For each pair of sentences below, complete the second sentence with the adjective form of the italicized noun or verb in the first sentence. The "noun as adjective" always comes first. example: The fastest runner finished first. Yes, here are some examples with Noun+Verb+Adjective+Noun: Students study difficult subjects. The adjective in an adjective phrase can appear at the start, end or middle of the phrase. Since that’s exactly what modifiers do, adjectives are modifiers, and you’ll learn more about them in the next chapter. Adjectives describe nouns. It can also contain some adjectives or different verb tenses, but ultimately, a simple sentence can express one complete thought. 432 times. Another example: The beautiful flower is wilting. 65% average accuracy. What is the adjective in the sentence?A volcanic eruption frightened the islanders. Sentences with Adjectives and Adverbs An adjective is a word that describes a noun or pronoun. It makes your English sound very strange when you use an adjective instead of a noun (or vice-versa). The adjective phrase can be placed before or after the noun or pronoun in the sentence. Nouns and Adjectives DRAFT. The word The is a type of adjective called an article. 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