Adjektive für Kleidung – Useful Adjectives for Clothes

See below for a list of useful adjectives for clothes in German. There are examples of how to use them in German sentences below the table!

 gestreift kariert     getupft


eng breit


              bunt uni (unifarbene Handschuhe)


                    klein                     groß



Wie nutzt man diese Adjektive? – How do we use these adjectives?


1. Ich habe ein kariertes Kleid. [das Kleid] (I have a checkered dress.)

2. Meine Freundin  trägt nur enge Jeans. [die Jeans] (My friend wears only tight jeans.)

3. Mein Bruder ist 2 Jahre alt. Seine Kleidung ist sehr klein. (My brother is 2 years old. His clothes are very small.)

4. Ich mag bunte Socken. [plural: die Socken] (I like colorful socks.)


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Have you learnt everything? Hast du alles gelernt?

Watch the video one more time before the Final Test:
Always go for the video: Clothes – Kleidung


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