Exercise on Adjectives CBSE Class 6 | Grammar Worksheets

Adjectives are words that are used to describe or modify nouns or pronouns. For example, redquickhappy, and obnoxious are adjectives because they can describe things—a red hatthe quick rabbita happy duckan obnoxious person.  

Adjective Examples

In the following examples, the highlighted words are adjectives:

  1. They live in a bigbeautiful
  2. Since it’s a hot day, Lisa is wearing a sleeveless
  3. The mountaintops are covered in sparkling
  4. On her birthday, Brenda received an antique vase filled with fragrant

CBSE Class 6 Adjective Exercises in PDF

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Underlining Adjectives Practice Exercise – 1

Underline the adjectives in each sentence below.

Example : The beautiful neighbourhood gleamed with sunlight in the morning.

Answer : beautiful

  1. John went to the busy store to pick up red apples.
  2. The tall man at the counter felt that John was a very kind gentleman.
  3. The hot sun rose in the morning and set in the misty evening.
  4. Many of earth’s greatest wonders have been labeled as historical monuments.
  5. Often, there are many animals which are placed on the endangered species list
    because they are hunted.
  6. That tall man walked in the store yesterday and ordered some green tea.
  7. One of the largest buildings in the world is located on that tiny mountain that
    overlooks the sea.
  8. John happily opened the front door when he heard his friend knocking.
  9. May was cooking a big feast for her family during the afternoon.
  10. Michael went to school so he could pass the very difficult test.
  11. That building is a huge skyscraper.
  12. Many of those red flowers bloom in spring and die in the winter.
  13. Often times, students are happy when lunch time begins.

Answer Key:

  1. busy, red
  2. tall, kind
  3. hot, misty
  4. greatest, historical
  5. many, endangered
  6. tall, green
  7. one, largest, tiny
  8. front
  9. big
  10. difficult
  11. huge
  12. red
  13. happy

Order of Adjectives Practice Exercise 2

  1. We wanted ______________________ (grey / a / metal) table.
  2. They bought ______________________ (red / a / new) car.
  3. She went home and sat on ______________________ (comfortable / her /
    wooden / old) bed.
  4. He bought ______________________ (woollen / a / British / fabulous) suit.
  5. They have ______________________ (Dutch / black) bicycles.
  6. He wants ______________________ (some / French / delicious / really)
    cheese.
  7. ______________________ (young / a / pretty) girl walked into the room.
  8. He has ______________________ (a lot of / old / interesting) books.
  9. She bought ______________________ (plastic / red / a / new) plastic
    lunchbox.
  10. He is looking for ______________________ (leather / stylish / a /black) bag.
  11. She dropped ______________________ (old / beautiful / the) plate and it
    smashed.
  12. I want ______________________ (silk / green / an / amazing) dress.
  13. She drank ______________________ (Italian / black / hot) coffee.
  14. He saw ______________________ (French / writing / old / an) desk.
  15. They stayed in ______________________ (little / a / cute) cottage.
  16. I visited ______________________ (ancient / a / spooky / German) castle.
  17. He has ______________________ (silver / old / beautiful / a) ring.
  18. We ate ______________________ (green / English / round / some) apples.
  19. I need ______________________ (computer / comfortable / a) desk.
  20. They went on holiday to ______________________ (small / wooden / a /
    beautiful) cabin.

Answer Key

  1. We wanted a grey metal table.
  2. They bought a new red car.
  3. She went home and sat on her comfortable old wooden bed.
  4. He bought a fabulous British woollen suit.
  5. They have black Dutch bicycles.
  6. He wants some really delicious French cheese.
  7. A pretty young girl walked into the room.
  8. He has a lot of interesting old books.
  9. She bought a new red plastic lunchbox.
  10. He is looking for a stylish black leather bag.
  11. She dropped the beautiful old plate and it smashed.
  12. I want an amazing green silk dress.
  13. She drank hot black Italian coffee.
  14. He saw an old French writing desk.
  15. They stayed in a cute little cottage.
  16. I visited a spooky ancient German castle.
  17. He has a beautiful old silver ring.
  18. We ate some round green English apples.
  19. I need a comfortable computer desk.
  20. They went on holiday to a beautiful small wooden cabin.

KINDS OF ADJECTIVES

Adjectives of Quality:
It describes the quality of a person or a thing. For example ‘an intelligent girl’

Adjectives of Quantity :
An adjective of quantity specifies the quantity of a thing. For Example ‘enough water’

Adjectives of Number:
An adjective of number tells how many persons or things. For Example , ‘fifty people’.

Distributive Numeral Adjectives :
These refer to each one of the number. They are used with singular nouns. For example ‘each, every, either

Demonstrative Adjectives:
Demonstrative adjectives point out which person or thing is meant. For example ‘ this, that, these those such

Possessive Adjectives:
It shows belongingness or possession. For example ‘Her car is new’

Interrogative Adjectives:
Interrogative adjectives ask a question about the nouns they precede. There are three interrogative adjectives — what,which and whose. For example ‘What colour’

Proper Adjectives:
These are adjectives formed using proper nouns. For example ‘Chinese, Asian, African

Emphatic Adjectives:
They influence the effect of the noun they are modifying. For example ‘absolutely correct’

Participle Adjectives:
Some particles, ending in -ing are used before nouns as adjectives. For example ‘ flying saucer, running stream’

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The Comparative Form of Adjectives Exercise 3


Complete the following sentences with the correct comparative form of the words listed below.
bad important crowded good high heavy convenient difficult
cheap expensive quiet easy thin healthy dangerous cold

  1. In Canada, January is _____________ than March.
  2. I think that good health is _______________ than money.
  3. I can’t carry my suitcase. It’s much _____________ than yours.
  4. I can afford to buy a new bike but not a new car. A car is _______________ than a bike.
  5. You look ___________ than the last time I saw you. Have you lost weight?
  6. I couldn’t get a seat in the restaurant. It was ________________ than usual.
  7. Mountains are ______________ than hills.
  8. He got a very good mark on his exam. The exam was ___________ than he had expected.
  9. You should go to the doctor. Your cold is _________________ than it was a few days ago.
  10. There is a lot of crime in the big cities. They are _________ than the small town where I live.
  11. I don’t understand this lesson. It is __________________ than the last one we did.
  12. I can’t study in this room. It’s too noisy. I’m going to find a _________________ place.
  13. Our apartment is far from everything. We want to move to a _________________ location.
  14. Orange juice is ______________ than Coke.
  15. The store is having a great sale today. Most televisions are 25% _________ than they were
    yesterday.
  16. The doctor told me that I can go back to work if I feel __________ tomorrow.
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