Graded and ungraded adjectives

Part 4: Ungraded adjectives

An ungraded adjective is one that never or rarely follows a grading adverb and which does not have a comparative or superlative form.Ungraded adjectives have many meanings, but some of the most frequent ungraded adjectives belong to the following meaning groups:In the lists below we show only some of the most frequent adjectives which have at least one ungraded sense. Many have other senses than the ones indicated here. Many of them also have graded senses (see Part 5 below).The 'western' groupThe 'former' groupThe 'adult' and 'female' groupThe 'political' groupThe 'industrial' groupThe 'nuclear' groupThe 'plastic' groupThe 'actual' groupThe 'primary' groupThe 'ideal' groupThe 'absolute' and 'mere' groupThe 'joint' and 'separate' groupThe 'additional' and 'other' groupThe 'impossible' group

Veja o conteúdo relacionado

NOVO de Collins!
NOVO de Collins!
Listas de palavras em inglês
Listas de palavras em inglês
Palavras Recentemente Sugeridas
Palavras Recentemente Sugeridas
Gramática de Aprendizagem Fácil em Inglês
Gramática de Aprendizagem Fácil em Inglês
COBUILD Gramática
COBUILD Gramática
Blog de amantes de palavras
Blog de amantes de palavras
Verificador de Scrabble Online
Verificador de Scrabble Online
The Paul Noble Method
The Paul Noble Method
Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
Register now or login in to access