Catalan Adjectives

Welcome to the second Catalan lesson about adjectives. This time we will first learn about colors, followed by grammar rules, then weather expressions, finally a conversation in Catalan to help you practice your daily phrases.

black
black Audio
negre
grey
grey Audio
gris
white
white Audio
blanc
blue
blue Audio
blau
green
green Audio
verd
yellow
yellow Audio
groc
red
red Audio
vermell
brown
brown Audio
marró

Adjectives Grammar Rules

In general adjectives are words which describe or modify another person or object in a given sentence. For example: a beautiful flower the adjective is [beautiful] because it describes the noun [flower]. The following examples use adjectives in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar Rules
Catalan
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
la meva casa és de color blanc Audio
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
el vostre país és gran Audio
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
els llibres nous són cars Audio
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
estem contents aquí Audio
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
ella té tres gossos petits Audio
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
aquesta llengua és molt fàcil Audio
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
tinc una casa petita i verda Audio

We're not done yet! The following is a list of more adjectives for you, often used when referring to weather conditions. I think it would be wise to memorize them.

cold
cold Audio
fred
hot
hot Audio
calent
cloudy
cloudy Audio
ennuvolat
rainy
rainy Audio
plujós
snowy
snowy Audio
nevós
sunny
sunny Audio
assolellat
windy
windy Audio
ventós
warm
warm Audio
tebi

Conversation in Catalan

Now we finally reach the most exciting part, the practice of the daily expressions used in almost every conversation. I recommend memorizing these phrases, because you will need them for sure.

English
Catalan
hi
hola! Audio
how are you?
com va? Audio
I'm good, thank you
estic bé, gràcies! Audio
and you?
i vostè? Audio
what is your name?
com et dius? Audio
my name is Maya
em dic maya Audio
nice to meet you
encantat de conèixer-te Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about adjectives in Catalan. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. The next lesson is below.

Catalan Alphabet   Catalan Alphabet

Catalan Nouns   Catalan Nouns



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