Spanish Adjectives

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

black
black Audio
negro
grey
grey Audio
gris
white
white Audio
blanco
blue
blue Audio
azul
green
green Audio
verde
yellow
yellow Audio
amarillo
red
red Audio
rojo
brown
brown Audio
marrón

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
Spanish
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
mi casa es de color blanco Audio
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
su país es grande Audio
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
los libros nuevos son caros Audio
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
aquí somos felices Audio
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
ella tiene tres perros pequeños Audio
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
este idioma es muy fácil Audio
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
tengo un pequeño invernadero 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
frío
hot
hot Audio
calor
cloudy
cloudy Audio
nublado
rainy
rainy Audio
lluvioso
snowy
snowy Audio
nevado
sunny
sunny Audio
soleado
windy
windy Audio
ventoso
warm
warm Audio
caliente

Conversation in Spanish

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
Spanish
hi
¡hola! Audio
how are you?
¿cómo está? Audio
I'm good, thank you
¡muy bien, gracias! Audio
and you?
¿y usted? Audio
what is your name?
¿cómo se llama? Audio
my name is Maya
mi nombre es maya Audio
nice to meet you
¡gusto en conocerte! Audio

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

Spanish Alphabet   Spanish Alphabet

Spanish Nouns   Spanish Nouns



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