19.1 Instrumental Case of Adjectives

grilled steak and vegetables

19.1 Instrumental Case of Adjectives

In this module, you will learn the instrumental case endings of adjectives for all genders and for plural. You will practice agreement between adjectives and nouns in common instrumental case contexts. To review these contexts and the instrumental case forms of nouns, see Unit 9 and Unit 10.

Завдання 1

Read the captions below and note the instrumental case endings of the adjectives. Note that masculine and neuter adjectival endings are the same.

apple pie with vanilla ice cream
Я хоті́в би замо́вити ку́рячий шашли́к з овоче́вим сала́том, а на десе́рт – я́блучний пирі́г з вані́льним моро́зивом.
fish and chips
На обі́д ми ї́ли ри́бу зі сма́женою карто́плею.
crepes with mushrooms
Чи мо́жна замо́вити млинці́ з бі́лими гриба́ми?

Complete the sentences below by selecting the most appropriate nouns from the bank.

Завдання 2

Mark all adjectives in the instrumental case in the dialogues below. Then answer the questions that follow.

Завдання 3

Listen to the following statements and decide whether what they propose is likely or unlikely.

Завдання 4

Complete the conversation between two new acquaintances by filling in the blanks with the adjectives from the bank. Then answer the questions that follow.

Завдання 5

Select the best caption for each photo. Then answer the question that follows.

Завдання 6

Listen to the following unfinished questions and choose the most logical ending to each.

Завдання 7

Complete the sentences below using the most appropriate adjective + noun phrases from the bank. Pay careful attention to the case required by the context.

Мо́вний пазл

Look through the activities you have just completed and choose the correct statements below to summarize what you have learned.

А тепе́р тест!

Complete the conversation below by selecting the appropriate adjectives from the bank and changing their form as required by the grammatical context.  You should use each adjective only once.

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