How to use adjectives in Turkish

How to use adjectives in Turkish

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

Turkish adjectives

Adjectives are generally used to describe nouns. Adjectives come before the noun in Turkish just like in English.


ufak tefek erkek
the small man
zengin erkek
the rich man
dostça erkek
the friendly man
fakir erkek
the poor man
uzun boylu erkek
the tall man
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Turkish is spoken by roughly 70 million people in Turkey and part of Cyprus. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Turkish would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Step 7 : Adjectives in Turkish

Adjectives are used to describe nouns. To get started, we suggest you learn the three Turkish adjectives büyük, küçük and peski (big, small, old). Using the nouns kitap, iskemle and kapı (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 Turkish adjectives including useful examples. After you've learned to use the adjectives büyük, küçük and peski with the nouns kitap, iskemle and kapı you can move on to Step 8 (Turkish Verbs).

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