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by casister
Sun Mar 30, 2014 7:12 pm
Forum: Grammar and Usage
Topic: Adjective after noun?
Replies: 16
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Re: Adjective after noun?

Thank you for clarifying.
by casister
Sat Mar 29, 2014 11:42 pm
Forum: Grammar and Usage
Topic: Adjective after noun?
Replies: 16
Views: 37335

Re: Adjective after noun?

Thank you for the answer and for correcting my mistake. Is there a rule that I can find on the internet regarding adjectives in 'an inversion of the sentence'?
I can write examples on the board but they would require a rule to understand when to use it.
by casister
Fri Mar 28, 2014 9:23 am
Forum: Grammar and Usage
Topic: Adjective after noun?
Replies: 16
Views: 37335

Re: Adjective after noun?

Thank you for your answer. However, wouldn't it be better to explain to a beginner student that as there is a possessive adjective (your) in the question form, the adjective always goes after the noun?
Carol
by casister
Wed Mar 26, 2014 8:40 pm
Forum: Grammar and Usage
Topic: Adjective after noun?
Replies: 16
Views: 37335

Adjective after noun?

Hello everyone, I have a question that I was unable to answer today. Adjectives go before a noun. However when it's a question why can the adjective go after a noun? For example: Is your teacher Australian? (teacher is a noun and Australian is an adjective, it doesn't follow the rule). Instead: Are ...