Demonstrative Adjectives

Recognize the use of demonstrative adjectives in sentences


A demonstrative adjective is used to specify a particular instance or set of instances of a noun. The four demonstrative adjectives in the English language are this, that, these and those, and are placed before the noun being demonstrated.

This worksheet presents a set of sentences and asks the student to identify the demonstrative adjectives, and optionally whether it refers to a singular or plural noun.