How to place adjectives in the appropriate order?

The adjectives are normally used in a particular order:


  1. opinion

  2. size

  3. age

  4. shape

  5. color

  6. origin

  7. material

  8. Purpose


E.g. a lazy young American teacher


Let’s now practice ordering these adjectives!


Practice

Poor dog is wearing a … … … … skirt. [tulle / laughable / pink / tiny]

They bought an … … … … … chair. [yellow / ugly / 3-in-1 / plastic / small]


Are you ready for the answers?

Poor dog is wearing a laughable tiny pink tulle skirt. They bought an ugly small yellow plastic 3-in-1 chair.