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An adjective is a word that describes a noun or pronoun. The major differences between adjectives in French and English concern agreement and placement. In French, an adjective is usually placed after the noun it modifies and must agree in gender and number with the noun. In English, an adjective usually comes before the noun it modifies and is invariable, that is, it does not agree.

Tex est un tatou philosophique. Tex is a philosophical armadillo.
Edouard est un escargot raffiné. Edouard is a refined snail.
Joe-Bob est un écureuil aimable. Joe-Bob is a friendly squirrel.
Bette est une chatte capricieuse. Bette is a temperamental cat.
Corey est un cafard ivre. Corey is an intoxicated cockroach.
Fiona est travailleuse. (f) Fiona is hard-working.
Mais Joe-Bob n'est pas travailleur. (m) But Joe-Bob isn't hard-working.

un écureuil aimable

adjective vs. adverb
It is common in nonstandard English for speakers to use adjectives in place of adverbs.
Joe-Bob says: "Gee, Tex writes real good." (instead of: "Tex writes well.")
Joe-Bob says "Gosh, Edouard, you walk real slow." (instead of: "Edouard, you talk slowly.")

French adjectives are rarely used in place of the adverbial form. Remember that adjectives modify nouns and adverbs modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs!
Tex écrit bien.
(adverb modifies verb)
  Tex writes well.
La poésie de Tex est bonne.
(adjective modifies noun)
  Tex's poetry is good.