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Topic: Adjective order in English 1


level: Intermediate

Sometimes you need to use two or more adjectives to describe something or someone. Part of becoming fluent in English is knowing which order to use these adjectives in. Choose the response that sounds more natural.

1. He's a ________ doctor.
  young charming
  charming young

2. I plan on wearing my ________ coat.
  long black
  black long

3. This is a ________ painting from the 18th century.
  French well-known
  well-known French

4. She was wearing a ________ dress.
  green beautiful
  beautiful green

5. The ________ bird! I'm going to help it!
  poor little
  little poor

6. She prepared a ________ dinner for us.
  Mexican wonderful
  wonderful Mexican

7. Nagoya is an example of a ________ city.
  modern Japanese
  Japanese modern

8. He bought himself a ________ truck.
  big new
  new big

9. Pass me the ________ bowl.
  plastic round
  round plastic

10. The ________ years were fantastic.
  two first
  first two

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