What are some good ways to describe people and things?
See the phrases below for examples of descriptions in English.
See also: Free-English-Study: Descriptions
Click for Audio

1. What does Martha look like?

She’s tall, dark and beautiful.

2. What else can you tell me?

Well, she has long, black hair and blue eyes.
She’s kind of chubby and wears glasses.

3. What is George like?

He’s funny, cute and really rich.
He reminds me of that guy on the Morning Show.

4. Tell me about your new apartment.

Well, it’s pretty small.
It only has two rooms and a bathroom. But it’s comfortable enough for me.

5. What did you think of the Himalayas?

Well, the view was gorgeous.
Of course, it took two days to get there, and the weather was freezing!

See also :

Speaking : Like / Would like / Look like / Be like

Textbook : English Knowhow, Book 1, Chapter 11