Skip To Content
  • Quiz badge

Do You Know If These 17 Words Are Verbs Or Adjectives?

Don't second-guess yourself.

  1. Long

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Long" is an adjective!

  2. Freeze

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Freeze" is a verb!

  3. Funny

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Funny" is an adjective!

  4. Alert

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Alert" is both!

  5. Clean

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Clean" is both!

  6. Secure

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Secure" is both!

  7. Awful

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Awful" is an adjective!

  8. Red

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Red" is an adjective!

  9. Concern

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Concern" is a verb!

  10. Dim

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Dim" is both!

  11. Describe

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Describe" is a verb!

  12. Crisp

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Crisp" is both!

  13. Listen

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Listen" is a verb!

  14. Alive

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Alive" is an adjective!

  15. Empty

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Empty" is both!

  16. Follow

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Follow" is both!

  17. Boost

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Boost" is a verb!

BuzzFeed Daily

Keep up with the latest daily buzz with the BuzzFeed Daily newsletter!

Newsletter signup form