Classifying Adjective

Pengertian Classifying Adjective

Classifying adjective adalah adjective (kata sifat) yang menempatkan noun (kata benda) ke dalam kategori atau kelas.

Contoh Classifying Adjective:

  • an annual report
  • British terms
  • a digital thermometer
  • external memory
  • French dishes
  • medical representatives
  • military badges
  • nuclear power
  • a passenger airline
  • political ethics
  • a weekly newspaper
  • western culture
  • a wooden table

Contoh Kalimat Classifying Adjective:

1 The external memory provides large storage capacity.
(Memori external tersebut menyediakan kapasitas penyimpanan yang besar.)
2 Did you buy this digital thermometer online?
(Apakah kamu membeli termometer digital ini secara online?)
3 I’ve run out of the weekly newspaper.
(Saya kehabisan majalah mingguan tersebut.)

classifying adjectiveSecara umum classifying adjective bersifat non-gradable (tidak dimodifikasi di depan atau di belakangnya oleh adverb of degree: very, enough, a bit, extremely) dan tidak memiliki bentuk comparative “-er/more” dan superlative “-est/most”.

Tidak Ada:

  • very external
  • external enough
  • more external
  • the most external

Classifying Adjective Order

Jika ada lebih dari satu classifying adjective yang menerangkan noun, urutan yang normalnya digunakan adalah ageshapenationalitymaterial.

Contoh Classifying Adjective Order:

Age Shape Nationality Material Noun
medieval French clothing
Swiss cotton fabric
round wooden tables

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References:

  1. Qualitative and Classifying Adjectives. http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/words/qualitative-and-classifying-adjectives. Accessed on March 8, 2015.
  2. Classifying Adjective. http://grammar.about.com/od/c/g/Classifying-Adjective.htm. Accessed on March 8, 2015.
  3. http://www.schools.nsw.edu.au/learning/7-12assessments/naplan/teachstrategies/yr2011/images/ll_adje_s23a_esl_worksheet.pdf. Accessed on March 8, 2015.
  4. Classifying Adjective. http://www.thefreedictionary.com/classifying+adjective. Accessed on March 8, 2015.
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