13 February 2014

Adjectival predicate sentence

In this kind of sentence the predicate is an adjective. There is no verb in the sentence. It is important to note that when using the  character in affirmative sentences, it doesn't denote degree.





Afirmative
subject +  + adjective
你的汽车
Nǐ de qìchē hěn dà
Your car is big

Negative
subject +  + adjective
这些天我
Zhè xiē tiān wǒ bù máng
These days I'm not busy

Interrogative
subject + adjective + ?
你的西班牙书多?
Nǐ de xībānyá shū duō ma?
How many of your books are Spanish?

Afirmative-Negative interrogation
subject + adjetive +  + adjective
你的西班牙书多多?
Nǐ de xībānyá shū duō bù duō?
There are many of your books Spanish?

Interrogative pronoun
subject + 怎么样?
你的妻子怎么样?
Nǐ de qīzi zěnmeyàng?
How about your wife?