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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #129911: The order of adjectives
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    The order of adjectives

    A.Adjectives of opinion come before adjectives of fact.

    Examples: A nice (opinion) young (fact)girl.

                   A tasty (opinion) English (fact) cheese.

    B.Adjectives of fact respect a certain order.

    1)size/length... 2)shape/ width... 3)age... 4)colour... 5)origin... 6)material.

    Examples: A big green car (size comes before colour)

                   An old French woman (age comes before origin)

    C.We say, "The last two hours" and not " The two last hours."

        We say, " The next five weeks" and not "The five next weeks" etc.

    INSTRUCTIONS: Put the adjectives in the correct order.

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    1. A car.

    2. shoes.

    3. A jumper.

    4. A box.

    5. The films.

    6. A dog.

    7. trousers.

    8. eyes.

    9. A coat.

    10. The houses.

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