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 (the class showoff)

 "I know the answer! Adjective participles are always used with linking verbs, such as be, seem, or feel. Here are more examples of the continuous and perfect-passive participles*of verbs used as adjectives."

 

The class is boring.
The tornado looked frightening.
The book that I am reading seems very interesting.
The trip was very tiring.
New York City felt exciting.  
I am always bored in class.
Sally feels frightened when there is a storm.
John is interested in theatre.
The family seemed tired from the trip.
Mae was excited to be in the class.

Hints for esl students who find these adjective forms difficult 

The continuous participle form of the adjective refers to the effect that the subject of the clause creates on something or someone else.
The perfect-passive participle form of the adjective refers to how the subject of the clause is affected or has been affected by someone or something else.

*The present participle may be called the continuous participle because it is used to form the continuous tenses. The past participle may be called the perfect passive participle because it is used to form the perfect tenses and the passive voice.