Orden de los adjetivos

Cuando utilizamos varios adjetivos seguidos, el orden depende de la función de cada adjetivo. El orden habitual es:

cantidad, valor/opinión, tamaño, temperatura, edad, forma, color, origen, material

Lo que expresa el adjetivo Ejemplos
Cantidad four, ten, a few, several
Valor / opinión delicious, charming, beautiful
Tamaño tall, tiny, huge
Temperatura hot, cold
Edad old, young, new, 14-year-old
Forma square, round
Color red, purple, green
Origen Swedish, Victorian, Chinese
Material glass, silver, wooden
Ejemplos
  • They have a lovely old red post-box.
  • The playroom has six small round plastic tables.
  • I bought some charming Victorian silver ornaments at the flea market.
  • She is selling her flashy 3-year-old Italian car.
  • It was a beautiful cold day.