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What Is An Adjective? Types Of Adjectives With Examples

Adjectives With Examples

Here, in this article, we are going to learn adjectives and their types with Urdu to English examples. In this important topic, I will try my best to cover all the types of adjectives with Urdu to English examples. There is a given definition with full details, a definition will help you to understand that what is adjectives?  and why adjectives and their types are necessary to learn? We know Grammar is an important step to speaking and learning English without any difficulty. Grammar is the basis of English۔ If you want to learn English well, you need to improve your grammar. Adjectives will make it much easier for you to learn English.

Types Of Adjectives With Examples

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The adjective is a word that tells us about the quality, the quantity, the number, the kind, the color of the person.


She is an intelligent girl.

وہ ایک ذہین لڑکی ہے۔

He is a bad boy.

وہ ایک برا لڑکا ہے۔

There is some milk in the glass.

گلاس میں کچھ دودھ ہے۔

This is a black dog.

یہ ایک کالا کتا ہے۔

Kinds of Adjective

  • Adjective of quality
  • Adjective of quantity
  • Demonstrative adjective
  • Distributive adjective
  • Numeral adjective
  • Proper adjective
  • Interrogative adjective
  • Possessive adjective

Adjective of quality


Adjectives of quality tell us something about color, age, condition, or any other bad or good quality of a person, a place, or a thing.


He is a good boy.

وہ ایک اچھا لڑکا ہے.

He was an old man.

وہ ایک بوڑھا آدمی تھا۔

This is a black pen.

یہ ایک کالا قلم ہے۔

Karachi is a big city.

کراچی بڑا شہر ہے۔

Adjective And its Types

Adjective of quantity


Adjective of quantity, tell us something about the quantity of a liquid or an uncountable noun.


There is a little tea in the cup.

کپ میں تھوڑی سی چائے ہے۔

There is a lot of rice on the plate.

پلیٹ میں چاول بہت ہیں۔

There is not enough sugar in the jar.

جار میں کافی چینی نہیں ہے۔

How much better is there in the fridge?

فریج میں کتنا بہتر ہے؟

There is not any water in the jug.

جگ میں پانی نہیں ہے۔

There is some milk in the glass.

گلاس میں کچھ دودھ ہے۔

Demonstrative Adjective


Demonstrative adjectives are used to indicate towards a person, a place or a thing / to point the person/places things.


This dog is very fast.

یہ کتا بہت تیز ہے۔

This girl was our class fellow.

وہ لڑکی ہماری کلاس فیلو تھی۔

Those boys are very naughty.

وہ لڑکے بہت شرارتی ہیں۔

These shoes are mine.

یہ جوتے میرے ہیں۔

Distributive adjective


Distributive adjective to the each one of a number separately.


Each had a computer.

ہر ایک کے پاس کمپیوٹر تھا۔

Everyone was present there.

ہر کوئی وہاں موجود تھا۔

Neither way is right.

کوئی بھی راستہ درست نہیں ہے۔

Every boy passed the test.

ہر لڑکا امتحان پاس کرتا ہے۔

Numeral adjective


Numeral adjectives, tell us the definite or indefinite number of persons or things.


He bought three eggs at the supermarket

اس نے سپر مارکیٹ سے تین انڈے خریدے۔

There were seven patients in the doctor’s waiting room and Max was the first .

ڈاکٹر کے انتظار گاہ میں سات مریض تھے اور میکس پہلا تھا۔

The eleventh batsman has the most stress of making runs in cricket.

گیارہویں بلے باز کو کرکٹ میں رنز بنانے کا سب سے زیادہ دباؤ ہوتا ہے۔

Proper adjective


The adjective which has been made from proper nouns is called a proper adjective.


Proper nouns Proper adjective
Pakistan Pakistani
Lahore Lahori
Sindh Sindhi
America American

Interrogative adjective


When we ask questions with the help of W.H words are called interrogative adjectives.


Whose pen is this?

یہ کس کا قلم ہے؟

What time is it?

کیا وقت ہوا ہے؟

Adjectives And Its Types

Possessive Adjective


The following ( my, his, its, her, your, our, and there) which come before the nouns to show possession are possessive adjectives.


My very enemies are my own relatives.

میرے بہت دشمن میرے اپنے رشتہ دار ہیں۔

I saw him dying with my own eyes.

میں نے اسے اپنی آنکھوں سے مرتے دیکھا۔

She was defamed because of her own mistakes.

وہ اپنی غلطیوں کی وجہ سے بدنام ہوئی۔

Phrasal adjective

Definition :

When two-three words or adjectives together modify a noun are called phrasal nouns.


Correct Correct Incorrect
We have got a course of ten months. We have got a ten months course.

( phrasal adj, noun)

We have got a ten months course.
He married a girl of fifteen years old. He married a fifteen years old girl.

( phrasal adj, noun)

He married fifteen years old girl.
Karachi is a journey of 12 hours from Quetta. Karachi is a 12 hours journey from Quetta.

( phrasal adj, noun)

Karachi is 12 hours journey from Quetta.

Denominal adjective

Definition :

When a made modifies another noun is called a denominal adjective.


Summer dress.

گرمیوں کا لباس۔

Criminal lawyer.

مجرمانہ وکیل۔

Shoe store.

جوتے کی دکان.

Sugar mill.

شوگر مل۔

Children hospital.

بچوں کا ہسپتال۔

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