(describe means what that person is like)
In groups we came up with a list of adjectives we could use to describe a person.
Here is the list we came up with:
|kind||a person who is good towards other people|
|nice||a person who makes others feel relaxed and happy around them|
|funny||a person who makes you laugh. it can also be a person who is strange|
|friendly||a person who acts the way a friend would to other people (not just friends of theirs)|
|positive||a person who says nice things about people and situations|
|optimistic||a person who believes good things will happen|
|shy||a person who has difficulty communicating with new people|
|scary||a person who causes other people to be alarmed or surprised|
|polite||a person who has good manners within their culture group|
|generous||a person who often buys presents for people or often gives money to charity|
|helpful||a person who makes other people’s life easier|
|smart||a person who understands new ideas quickly|
|aggressive||a person who is often violent or angry towards other people|
|boring||a person who talks about things that are not interesting|
|intelligent||a person who has high reasoning ability|
|joyful||a person who is often smiling and laughing|
|brave||a person who will challenge themselves to do things others wouldn’t|
|gentle||a person who wouldn’t hurt others|
|modest||a person who doesn’t show off their abilities|
|humble||a person who feels that what they do is insignificant or says they are not significant|
|curious||a person who wants to know how everything works and why|
|calm||a person how is peaceful and regularly relaxed|
|hard-working||a person who can do a lot of work|
|rude||a person who is often impolite, doesn’t respect other’s feelings|
|romantic||a person who wants to travel the world, meet people and have an adventure.|
Do you know which worlds are positive personality traits and which ones are negative?
Categorise the words above into positive, negative, neutral or both.
Can you add more to the list?
Which personality traits are valued in your country?
Which personality traits would you use to describe