Kazakh Adjectives

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

black
black Audio
қара
grey
grey Audio
сұр
white
white Audio
ақ
blue
blue Audio
көк
green
green Audio
жасыл
yellow
yellow Audio
сары
red
red Audio
қызыл
brown
brown Audio
қоңыр

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
Kazakh
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
менің үйім ақ Audio
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
сенің елің үлкен Audio
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
жаңа кітаптар қымбат Audio
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
біз мұнда бақыттымыз Audio
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
оның үш кішкентай иті бар Audio
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
бұл тіл өте оңай Audio
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
менің кішкентай жасыл үйім бар 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
салқын
hot
hot Audio
ыстық
cloudy
cloudy Audio
бұлтты
rainy
rainy Audio
жаңбырлы
snowy
snowy Audio
қарлы
sunny
sunny Audio
күншуақ
windy
windy Audio
желді
warm
warm Audio
жылы

Conversation in Kazakh

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
Kazakh
hi
саламатсыз ба? Audio
how are you?
қалыңыз қалай? Audio
I'm good, thank you
рахмет, жақсымын Audio
and you?
сіз ше? Audio
what is your name?
есіміңіз кім? Audio
my name is Maya
менің есімім Мая Audio
nice to meet you
танысқаныма қуаныштымын Audio

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

Kazakh Alphabet   Kazakh Alphabet

Kazakh Nouns   Kazakh Nouns



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