Podcast #126 SO and SUCH – Part 1

Published in the category Grammar and Usage, Other, Word Study

It is hot today!

It is very very hot today!

It is so hot today!

It is such a hot day!

 

My teacher is so strict.

She is such a strict teacher.

 

That cake is so delicious.

That is such a delicious cake.

 

The lecture was so long.

It was such a long lecture.

 

This road is so curvy.

This is such a curvy road.

 

These candies are so sweet.

These are such sweet candies.

 

Her jokes are so funny.

She tells such funny jokes.

 

The boy’s hands are so dirty.

The boy has such dirty hands.

 

It was so dark.

It was so dark that I almost walked into a tree.

It was so dark I almost walked into a tree.

 

It was such a dark night

It was such a dark night that I almost walked into a tree.

It was such a dark night I almost walked into a tree.

 

He was so worried.

He was so worried that he couldn’t sleep.

He was so worried he couldn’t sleep.

 

This is such a grey day.

This is such a grey day that I’m getting depressed.

This is such a grey day I’m getting depressed.

 

I am so busy.

I am so busy that I have no time for fun.

I am so busy I have no time for fun.

 

My husband won’t take his medicine unless I remind him. He is such a baby.

 

I think Emily is going to get fired from her job. She is such a troublemaker.

Jack always makes me laugh. He is such a comedian.

Don’t believe anything that company tells you. They are such liars.

I think you should stop seeing Phillip. He is such a loser.

I know you will like Janet. She is such a sweetheart.

I’m not surprised what your son did. Teenagers can be such jerks.

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