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Sentences with an Adjectival Predicate

Sentences with an adjectival predicate use an adjective to describe what the subject is like. Its basic forms are:
[Affirmative form] Subject + predicate (adjective)
风景美丽。(The scenery is beautiful.)
(风景 is the subject, 美丽 is the predicate and is an adjective.)
温度低。(The temperature is low.) (温度 is the subject, is the predicate and is an adjective.)
 
[Negative form] Subject + adverbial adjunct (adverb 不) + predicate (adjective)
我不累。(I am not tired.) ( is the subject, is the predicate and is an adjective.)
她不漂亮。(She is not beautiful.) ( is the subject, 漂亮 is the predicate and is an adjective.)
 
The adverb is often used before the predicate adverb, acting as an adverbial adjunct but does not generally express degree. If the adverb is not used then a comparison is usually meant. The adverbs 比较十分相当特别非常 are often used to express degree. For instance,
她很漂亮。(She is beautiful.) (The adverb does not express degree.)
她漂亮。(She is more beautiful.)( Without a comparison is meant.)
她特别漂亮。(She is extremely beautiful.) (The adverb 特别 expresses degree.)