Adjective Worksheets

Without adjectives, reading, writing and speaking would be very dull. These descriptive words bring interest and flavor into language. The adjective worksheets below are free and may be viewed or downloaded as a PDF by clicking on the title. All printable worksheets are free to duplicate for home or classroom use. Need an adjective refresher? Here’s a helpful article about adjectives.

Adjective Antonyms


If you aren’t tall, then what are you? Your youngster will practice finding the antonym of adjectives in this worksheet.

Adjectives Can Change Articles


The articles “a” and “an” can change because of a simple adjective. Your youngster will practice using these important articles in this worksheet.

Choose the Adjective


Is ice cream tasty or noisy? Your student can practice using the correct adjective in a sentence in this worksheet.

Adjective or Adverb

Printable Classroom Activity - Adjective or Adverb?

While many adverbs end in -ly, some adjectives do also! Students pracitce distinguishing between the adjectives and the adverbs in this worksheet.

Adjective Synonyms


In this worksheet, your student will find a related adjective for the adjective in a sentence.

Adjectives Add Interest


Writing would be bland if there were no adjectives! Your youngster will discover the fun of writing with adjectives in this worksheet.

Change Adjectives into Adverbs


It’s not magic; adjectives can be turned into adverbs! Your student will change them with ease after this worksheet.

Comparative Adjectives


Is it small or smaller? Smart or smarter? Comparative adjectives compare two things. Your student can practice using this important adjective form in this worksheet. Use it with 3rd grade Core Standards Conventions of Standard English or with other grades as needed.

Comparative Adjectives: Words That End in Y

Spelling Rules Worksheet for Comparative Adjectives that End in Y

A spelling patterns worksheet about comparative adjectives that end in Y. Great for spelling skill development.

Comparative or Superlative?


This worksheet covers both comparative and superlative adjectives. Your student must decide which form of an adjective is best in each sentence.

Describe it with Adjectives


What’s the scary fish with a sharp teeth and a large fin? Your student will practice describing a picture using adjectives.

Describe it with Adjectives 2


In this worksheet, your student will write a description of a picture. Another student reads and guesses what the picture looks like. It’s great adjective practice!

Describe it with Adjectives 3


Adjectives are all important in this descriptive writing worksheet. Your student will describe a picture for another student to guess. Helpful for 2nd grade practice of Core Standards for Conventions of Standard English, the worksheet may also be useful to other students.

Identifying Adjectives


Your student will find the adjective and the noun it modifies in this worksheet.

Identifying Adjectives 2


Which is the noun and which is the adverb? Students determine which is which in this worksheet.

Identifying Adjectives 3


Students circle the adjective in each sentence then write the noun it modifies.

Identifying Adjectives 4


This worksheet will help your student develop his grammar skills by identifying the adjective and the noun it modifies.