Expressing pleasure about something with nice + and + adjective

Expressing pleasure about something with nice + and + adjective

Created:10 Nov 2019 15:53:56 , in  elementary

Pattern

You can say that something is pleasant in a particular manner using nice + and + adjective pattern.

The adjective in the pattern gives details on why something is pleasant. The adjective is the only part of nice + and + adjective pattern that changes.

Examples

This tea is nice and tasty.

This tea is pleasantly tasty

The movie we watched yesterday was nice and engaging.

The movie we watched yesterday was pleasantly engaging.

Compared to my old laptop, the new one is nice and snappy.

Compared to my old laptop, the new one is pleasantly snappy.

Australian wines are known to be nice and aromatic.

Australian wines are known to be pleasantly aromatic.

This post was updated on 11 Nov 2019 02:16:55

Tags:  adjective 

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nice and warm   nice and tasty   nice and cosy   nice and flavoury   nice and comfortable  

#1 Your coffee is .

#2 This wine is not expensive but surprisingly .

#3 I like our fireplace for its glow.

#4 This sofa is not as as when we bought it.

#5 I am looking forward to summer and those days again.

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