Gradable and Non-Gradable Adjectives

3.15

Level: This is most suited to B1 – B2- level.

Time: 1.5 hours + (depending on level). 

This Gradable and Non-Gradable Adjectives lesson covers the use of gradable adjectives with adverbs of degree including a bit, quite, very, really, and extremely and non-gradable adjectives including absolute adjectives (perfect, dead, etc.) and extreme adjectives (boiling, furious, etc.). with the modifiers absolutely and really.

It includes grammar explanations, presentation and practice of common extreme adjectives and various exercises to practise the use of gradable and non-gradable adjectives with modifiers. It concludes with a revision section and a speaking task.

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