Exciting is used to describe SOMETHING that is making you excited.
- The movie is exciting
🧑🏼🦰: I went to a football game
👨🏻🦲: How exciting!
Excited is used to describe WHEN someone IS happy about something or eager.
- I was excited to go to the movies with my friends.
- I was excited to see the concert, but was later disappointed. 😔
Another way to think of it is:
If something is exciting, then the person is excited!
If someone is excited, they are doing something exciting!!!
Download the HelloTalk app to join the conversation.