Turkish Adjectives

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

black
black Audio
siyah
grey
grey Audio
gri
white
white Audio
beyaz
blue
blue Audio
mavi
green
green Audio
yeşil
yellow
yellow Audio
sarı
red
red Audio
kırmızı
brown
brown Audio
kahverengi

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
Turkish
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
benim evim beyaz Audio
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
Ülkeniz büyük Audio
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
Yeni kitaplar pahalı Audio
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
Biz burada mutluyuz Audio
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
Onun üç küçük köpeği var Audio
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
Bu dil çok kolay Audio
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
Küçük yeşil bir evim var 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
soğuk
hot
hot Audio
sıcak
cloudy
cloudy Audio
bulutlu
rainy
rainy Audio
yağmurlu
snowy
snowy Audio
karlı
sunny
sunny Audio
güneşli
windy
windy Audio
rüzgârlı
warm
warm Audio
ılık

Conversation in Turkish

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
Turkish
hi
merhaba Audio
how are you?
nasılsınız? Audio
I'm good, thank you
Ben iyiyim, teşekkür ederim Audio
and you?
ya siz? Audio
what is your name?
Adınız nedir? Audio
my name is Maya
benim adım Maya Audio
nice to meet you
tanıştığımıza memnun oldum Audio

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

Turkish Alphabet   Turkish Alphabet

Turkish Nouns   Turkish Nouns



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