Grammar Fail: Bernie Sanders' Twitter Doesn't Know What an Adjective Is

Christine Rousselle
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Posted: Feb 23, 2016 8:00 AM
Grammar Fail: Bernie Sanders' Twitter Doesn't Know What an Adjective Is

In a now-deleted tweet, the official Twitter for the Bernie Sanders campaign revealed that whoever is writing the tweets does not know the difference between a noun and an adjective.

A noun is a person, place, thing, or idea. An adjective is a word to describe nouns. "Greed" is a noun (an idea), whereas "greedy" would be an adjective.

Noting that one of the main issues in the Sanders campaign is free college education, many were quick to jump on this gaffe:

The tweet was deleted about five hours after it was published.