Adjective or Adverb – Exercises

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Exercises

Decide if you need an adjective or an adverb to complete the sentences.

  1. Thomas est . Il travaille .[Thomas is slow.|He works slowly.]|1st space: Adjectives describe nouns.|2nd space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.
  2. Ils apprennent le français . Le français est une langue .[They’re learning French easily.|French is an easy language.]|1st space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.|2nd space: Adjectives describe nouns.
  3. Max est un chanteur. Il chante .[Max is a good singer.|He sings well.]|1st space: Adjectives describe nouns.|2nd space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.
  4. Le vent est froid aujourd’hui. Le vent froid est .[It’s horribly cold today.|The cold wind is horrible.]|1st space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.|2nd space: Adjectives describe nouns.
  5. C’est une actrice . Elle a joué son rôle bien.[She is an excellent actress.|She played her role excellently.]|1st space: Adjectives describe nouns.|2nd space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.
  6. Ludivine est une fille . Elle est montée sur l’échelle.[Ludivine is a careful girl.|She carefully climbed up the ladder.]|1st space: Adjectives describe nouns.|2nd space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.
  7. Le chien est . Il saute sur les gens.[The dog is dangerous.|He jumps dangerously up on people.]|1st space: Adjectives describe nouns.|2nd space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.
  8. Le petit garçon est . Je suis allé le réconforter et il m’a regardé .[The little boy is sad.|I went to comfort him and he looked at me sadly.]|1st space: Adjectives describe nouns.|2nd space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.
  9. Il m’a dit d’être avec mon frère. Je lui ai promis que je me comporterai avec lui.[He told me to be nice to my brother.|I promised him that I would behave nicely.]|1st space: Adjectives describe nouns.|2nd space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.
  10. Sabine sait faire la cuisine . La dernière fois, elle a préparé une soupe .[Sabine cooks wonderfully.|Last time, she made us a wonderful soup.]|1st space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.|2nd space: Adjectives describe nouns.
  11. Fabien joue au hockey. C’est le plus joueur de son équipe.[Fabien plays hockey badly.|He is a very bad player, the worst on his team.]|1st space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.|2nd space: Adjectives describe nouns.
  12. Claire est une coureuse . Elle court .[Claire is a fast runner.|She runs rapidly.]|1st space: Adjectives describe nouns.|2nd space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.
  13. Nous n’avons pas pu prendre l’avion car le vol était . Nous avons oublié d’acheter une place en avance.[We couldn’t get on the flight, because the plane was already full.|We fully forgot to reserve a place in advance.]|1st space: Adjectives describe nouns.|2nd space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.
  14. Le professeur a été avec moi, car je suis arrivé en retard en cours.[The teacher was terrible to me because I came to class terribly late.]|1st space: Adjectives describe nouns.|2nd space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.
  15. Ce bouquet de fleurs est beau. Est-ce que ce sont de fleurs?[This bouquet is really beautiful.|Are the flowers real?]|1st space: Adverbs describe adjectives, verbs, other adverbs, or entire clauses.|2nd space: Adjectives describe nouns.