Talk:predicative adjective

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

what is it called to use the term "pretty good"? —This unsigned comment was added by (talk) at 01:38, 30 October 2007.

compound adjective[edit]

Pretty good is a compound adjective made from adverb + adjective. It's compound because it's a multiword form. Pretty here means by a high degree, similar to really, not like it's adjectival use in pretty woman.