Distributive adjectives

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There are four distributive adjectives in English: each, every, either and neither. Distributive adjectives are used with singular nouns and singular verbs.

Before a pronoun or a noun with a determiner (e.g. the, my, this), distributive adjectives are used with of.

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Adjectives
Adjectives placed before nouns
Adjectives placed after verbs
Adjectives without Nouns
Adjectives: order before nouns
Kinds of Adjectives
Adjectives with and
Adjectives of quantity
Demonstrative adjectives
Adjectives of number or numeral adjectives
Adjectives - definition
Adjective clause
Adjective phrase
Attributive adjective
Participial adjectives