How to use adjectives in Romanian

How to use adjectives in Romanian

You want to learn how to use adjectives in Romanian? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Romanian lessons complete with useful examples. Big, small, happy, sad... we'll teach you all you need to know about Romanian adjectives.

Romanian adjectives

Adjectives are generally used to describe nouns. Unlike English, adjectives in Romanian are placed after the noun. Adjectives in Romanian agree with the noun they describe. This means that adjectives that describe a feminine noun have a special form.


vara lungă
the long summer
vara rece
the cold summer
vara uscată
the dry summer
vara fierbinte
the hot summer
vara scurtă
the short summer
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Romanian is also spoken in Moldova by 3 million people. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Romanian would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Romanian

Learn to get by in Romanian with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Romanian phrases which you can use for everyday communication.

Este un munte.
There is a mountain.
Este un lac.
There is a lake.
Este o pasăre.
There is a bird.
Este un drum.
There is a road.
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If you want to go from beginner to fluent in Romanian in a reasonable amount of time, you'll need a proven study method and daily dedication. Our nine-step Romanian learning guide will show you how to teach yourself Romanian in a structured,effective way. The steps below will take you through the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Romanian.

Step 7 : Adjectives in Romanian

Adjectives are used to describe nouns. To get started, we suggest you learn the three Romanian adjectives mare, mic and bătrân (big, small, old). Using the nouns carte, scaun and ușă (book, chair, door) which you learned in Step 3, learn to use each adjective with each noun (the big book, the old chair, the small door). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about Romanian adjectives including useful examples. After you've learned to use the adjectives mare, mic and bătrân with the nouns carte, scaun and ușă you can move on to Step 8 (Romanian Verbs).

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