predicate position

An adjective in predicate position is “the word is good“.

An adjective in attributive position is “the good word”.

An adjective in the substantival position is functioning as a noun. “The good is something we should pursue.”

Greek:

An adjective in predicate position is anarthrous. When translating, some form of the verb “to be” will be necessary.  The following sentences all mean, “The word is good.”

ο λογος αγαθος
αγαθος ο λογος

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Hebrew:

Watch the videos for attributive, predicate, and substantival uses of the adjective.  Also this.

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