Attributive and Predicate Adjectives

Attributive Adjectives



In English grammar, an attributive adjective is an adjective that usually comes before the noun it modifies without a linking verb.

Eg: It was a sweet moment.

She saw a beautiful swan.


Predicate Adjective



A predicate adjective is an adjective that follows a linking verb and modifies(i.e., refers back to) the subject of the linking verb.

Eg: She is beautiful.

The lion was fearsome.

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