Presentation on theme: "Demonstrative Adjectives O Demonstrative adjectives are adjectives because they describe the relative position of a person or object. O In English, we."— Presentation transcript:
O Demonstrative adjectives are adjectives because they describe the relative position of a person or object. O In English, we have 4: this, that, these, and those. O This shirt is pretty. O These pants are too big. O That boy is handsome. O Those shoes are cute.
Demonstrative Adjectives O There are 12 in Spanish. We use aquel to point out something or someone that is far from both you and the person you are speaking to. Aquel means that one over there. O They come before the noun and they have the same gender and number as the noun they describe.
Demonstrative Adjectives Masculine Singular Feminine Singular Masculine Plural Feminine Plural thisesteestatheseestosestas thateseesathoseesosesas that over there* aquélaquella those over there* aquellosaquellas
Singular O este vestidothis dress O esta blusathis blouse O ese suéterthat sweater O esa sudaderathat sweatshirt O aquél librothat book over there O aquella puertathat door over there
Plural O estos vestidosthese dresses O estas blusas these blouses O esos suéteresthose sweaters O esas sudaderasthose sweatshirts O aquellos libros those books over there O aquellas puertas those doors over there
Esta casa Esa casa Aquella casa
This house That house That house over there
Lets try it! O Picture Signs O Exercise O Act. 19, p. 114