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名詞を修飾する場合の正しい順番は?

回答

基本的に下記の順番です。:

  1. Quantity or number — 2, 3, two, three
  2. Quality or opinion — beautiful, ugly, fast, interesting
  3. Size — small, tall, short, big
  4. Shape — round, square, rectangular
  5. Age — young, old, new, historic
  6. Color — red, black, green, purple
  7. Nationality — French, Asian, American, Japanese
  8. religion – Buddhist, Christian
  9. Material — wooden, metallic, plastic

例えば、 I have a beautiful very small hard new blue cupper-made accessory.、となります。他にも幾つか例文を作成してみるとよいでしょう。