Grammar Patterns

ADJ with n

The 'flecked' group

These adjectives indicate that something has markings or objects of a particular kind all over it.
She is a small, neat woman with dark hair flecked with a little grey.
The walls are covered in paintings, and every surface is scattered with photographs, memorabilia and books.
The houses stand well back from the road behind meadows sprinkled with wild daisies and studded with twisted oak trees.
  • banded
  • beaded
  • blotched
  • dappled
  • dotted
  • flecked
  • latticed
  • marbled
  • mottled
  • patterned
  • scattered
  • spotted
  • sprinkled
  • studded
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