Italian adjectives – Describe a person
Italian adjectives – How to describe a person in italian
If you have to describe a person needs to know adjectives. In this video lesson we’ll learn how to describe people in italian language
Italian adjectives must agree in gender (masculine or feminine) and number (singular or plural) with the noun they refer.
For example :
⇒ Luana è simpatica → Luana is nice
⇒ Luca è simpatico → Luca is nice
⇒ Luana e Luca sono simpatici → Luana e Luca are nice
To describe a person, about the physical appearance or character you have to use principally qualifying adjectives.
The qualifying adjectives gives a quality to the noun.
List of italian adjectives to describe character :
Calmo – calm
Implusivo – impulsive
Sensibile – sensitive
Sicuro di sé – confident
Testa calda – hot headed
Allegro – cheerful
Generoso – generous
Gentile – Kind
Cattivo – mean
Matto – crazy
Serio – serious
Onesto – onest
Disonesto – dishonest
Lunatico – moody
Pigro – lazy
Intelligente – intelligent
Ottuso – unintelligent
Stupido – stupid
Felice – happy
Triste – sad
Divertente – funny
Educato – polite
Maleducato – rude
Noioso – boring
Paziente – patient
Presuntuoso – conceited
Italian adjectives to describe the physical appearance of a person
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Hello to all friends!
Today I am in Alberobello, in Puglia, renowned for its
houses called Trulli.
I’m here with some friends, Giovanna, Luana and Nicola.
In this lesson we will talk about adjectives, we will
learn to describe the physical appearance of a person.
Let’s get started!
Giovanna has bobbed brown hair, .
She has brown eyes and wears glasses.
The nose of Giovanna is round, bulbous.
She is fat and short. Giovanna is ugly!
Sorry Giovanna, I say this only for the lesson!
Wearing a green shirt, brown pants and black shoes.
We now turn to Luana.
She is blonde and has green eyes. She has a fine nose and
a beautiful fleshy mouth. She is tall and thin and has a
She has very long legs and a beautiful body.
Wearing a blue jersey and shorts blacks.
Even the shoes are black.
Luana is beautiful.
We now describe the physical appearance of Nicholas:
He is a very tall and robus man.
He is bald, and has a black beard.
Nicola has blue eyes and a very long nose.He is wearing a
purple shirt, long and blu sky pants.
The shoes are gray.
Congratulations on your clothing Nicola!
Next lesson we’ll see the degrees of adjectives
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