What is the difference between bored and boring?
I am bored = I feel bored. I feel bored because the class is boring.
I am boring. = I cause other people to feel bored.
Bored and boring are both adjectives.
Bored describes a feeling.
Boring describes the thing (noun) that makes someone feel bored.
Here are some more examples:
That movie is boring. It is a boring movie. I'm bored after I watching the movie.
"Mom, we're bored!" the children say.
"My job is boring," said a wife. "You need a job that is doesn't make you bored," said her nice husband.
When he is bored at work, he falls asleep.
Is your job boring or interesting?