Vietnamese Adjectives

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

black
black Audio
màu đen
grey
grey Audio
màu xám
white
white Audio
màu trắng
blue
blue Audio
màu xanh
green
green Audio
màu xanh
yellow
yellow Audio
màu vàng
red
red Audio
màu đỏ
brown
brown Audio
màu nâu

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
Vietnamese
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
ngôi nhà của tôi màu trắng Audio
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
quốc gia của bạn thì lớn Audio
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
sách mới thì đắt tiền Audio
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
chúng tôi đang hạnh phúc ở đây Audio
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
cô ấy có ba con chó nhỏ Audio
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
ngôn ngữ này thì rất dễ Audio
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
tôi có một nhà kính nhỏ 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
lạnh
hot
hot Audio
nóng
cloudy
cloudy Audio
âm u
rainy
rainy Audio
trời mưa
snowy
snowy Audio
phủ tuyết
sunny
sunny Audio
nắng
windy
windy Audio
gió lộng
warm
warm Audio
ấm áp

Conversation in Vietnamese

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
Vietnamese
hi
chào Audio
how are you?
bạn khoẻ không? Audio
I'm good, thank you
tôi khoẻ, cám ơn Audio
and you?
còn bạn? Audio
what is your name?
bạn tên gì? Audio
my name is Maya
tôi tên là maya Audio
nice to meet you
hân hạnh được biết bạn Audio

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

Vietnamese Alphabet   Vietnamese Alphabet

Vietnamese Nouns   Vietnamese Nouns



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