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English Vocabulary Exercises | Opposite Words

English Vocabulary Exercises | Opposite Words

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Exercise 2

Find the opposite of each of the following words:

Ex: down → up

  1. night → 
  2. vertical → 
  3. weak → 
  4. unhappy → 
  5. hungry → 
  6. disappear → 
  7. more → 
  8. shrink → 
  9. forward → 
  10. under → 

ANSWERS

  1. night → day
  2. vertical → horizontal
  3. weak → strong
  4. unhappy → happy
  5. hungry → full
  6. disappear → appear
  7. more → less
  8. shrink → grow
  9. forward → backwards
  10. under → over

English Vocabulary Exercises | Opposite Words

English Vocabulary Exercises | Opposite Words

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Exercise 1

Read each sentence and replace the underlined word with its antonym from the following list of words:

  • full | close | old | out | slow | warm | smallest | quiet | never | float

1. Cindy always finishes her homework right after school.
→ Cindy never finishes her homework right after school. 

2. The cold weather will return next week.
→ 

3. That is the biggest watermelon I’ve ever seen.
→ 

4. My uncle bought a new pickup truck.
→ 

5. Come in and play with us.
→ 

6. If you drop a potato in water, it will sink.
→ 

7. My dad has a fast boat.
→ 

8. Sarah is a talkative person.
→ 

9. The milk carton in the fridge is empty
→ 

10. The store will open at nine o’clock.
→ 


ANSWERS

  1. Tim never finishes his homework right after school. 
  2. The warm weather will return next week. 
  3. That is the smallest watermelon I’ve ever seen. 
  4. My uncle bought an old pickup truck. 
  5. Come out and play with us. 
  6. If you drop a potato in water, it will float
  7. My dad has a slow boat. 
  8. Sarah is a quiet person. 
  9. The milk carton in the fridge is full
  10. The store will close at nine o’clock. 

Synonyms | Exercises with answers

Synonyms | Exercises with answers

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Exercise 6

Find the right synonym for each word from the following list:

  • warm | large | easy | sluggish | skinny | nasty | freezing | unusual | fast | tiny | tired | delicious
  1. small → 
  2. thin → 
  3. huge → 
  4. quick → 
  5. hot → 
  6. slow → 
  7. sleepy → 
  8. cold → 
  9. strange → 
  10. tasty → 
  11. mean → 
  12. simple → 

ANSWERS

  1. small → tiny
  2. thin → skinny
  3. huge → large
  4. quick → fast
  5. hot → warm
  6. slow → sluggish
  7. sleepy → tired
  8. cold → freezing
  9. strange → unusual
  10. tasty → delicious
  11. mean → nasty
  12. simple → easy

Synonyms | Exercises with answers

Synonyms | Exercises with answers

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Exercise 5

Find the synonyms of the following words among the choice of 4 proposed words:

1 – Mistake → 
  • Mark
  • Error
  • Game
  • Job
2 – Decide → 
  • Choose
  • Steal
  •  Think
  • Attempt
3 – Try → 
  •  Fail
  • Attempt
  • Score
  • Shoot
4 – Turn → 
  • Assemble
  • Generate
  • Rotate
  •  Change
5 – Occupation → 
  • Job
  • Man
  • See
  • Do
6 – Watch → 
  • Taste
  •  See
  •  Smell
  • Hear
7 – Furious → 
  • Very playful
  • Very calm
  • Very angry
  •  Very interested
8 – Valliant → 
  • Nervous
  • Cowardly
  • Quick
  • Brave
9 – Get → 
  •  View
  •  Respect
  •  Obtain
  • Help
10 – Require → 
  • Find
  • Make
  • Help
  • Need

 


ANSWERS

  1. Mistake → Error
  2. Decide →  Choose
  3. Try → Attempt
  4. Turn → Rotate
  5. Occupation → Job
  6. Watch → See
  7. Furious → Very angry
  8. Valliant → Brave
  9. Get → Obtain
  10. Require →  Need

Synonyms | Exercises with answers

Synonyms | Exercises with answers

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Exercise 4

Find the right synonym for each word:

1. big → 

2. broad → 

3. intelligent → 

4. nice → 

5. happy → 

6. dangerous → 

7. weak → 

8. slim → 

9. rude → 

10. safe → 


ANSWERS

  1. big → enormous
  2. broad → wide
  3. intelligent → clever
  4. nice → kind
  5. happy → glad
  6. dangerous → risky
  7. weak → feeble
  8. slim → slender
  9. rude → impolite
  10. safe → secure

Synonyms | Exercises with answers

Synonyms | Exercises with answers

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Exercise 3

Find the right synonym for each word:

  1. to begin → 
  2. usually → 
  3. terrible → 
  4. missing → 
  5. great → 
  6. rubbish → 
  7. couch → 
  8. almost → 
  9. to answer → 
  10. away → 

 


ANSWERS

  1. to beginto start
  2. usuallynormally
  3. terribleawful
  4. missinglost
  5. greatfantastic
  6. rubbishgarbage
  7. couchsofa
  8. almostnearly
  9. to answerto reply
  10. awayabsent

Synonyms | Exercises with answers

Synonyms | Exercises with answers

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Exercise 2

Find the right synonym for each word:

  1. organization → 
  2. sure → 
  3. tornado → 
  4. quite → 
  5. noon → 
  6. material → 
  7. missing → 
  8. bill → 
  9. if → 
  10. sweet → 

ANSWERS

  1. organization → association
  2. sure → certain
  3. tornado → twister
  4. quite → fairly
  5. noon → midday
  6. material → fabric
  7. missing → lost
  8. bill → invoice
  9. if → whether
  10. sweet → candy

Synonyms | Exercises with answers

Synonyms | Exercises with answers

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Exercise 1

Find the right synonym for each word:

  1. polite → 
  2. temper → 
  3. chorus → 
  4. rude → 
  5. selection → 
  6. foolish → 
  7. toxic → 
  8. meeting → 
  9. childish → 
  10. domesticate → 

ANSWERS

  1. polite → well mannered
  2. temper → mood
  3. chorus → refrain
  4. rude → impolite
  5. selection → choice
  6. foolish → silly
  7. toxic → poisonous
  8. meeting → assembly
  9. childish → infantile
  10. domesticate → cultivate

English Vocabulary Exercises | At the Hotel

English Vocabulary Exercises | At the Hotel

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Exercise 3

Complete the sentences using the following words:

  • porter | shuttle | turn off | check in | order | all-inclusive | confirmation | sheets | tip
1. This is the of our reservation.

2. Is there a way to the air conditioner?

3. Can we early?

4. There is a that goes from the hotel to the airport.

5. I’d like to a cab for 7:00 AM tomorrow morning.

6. You don’t have to change the . They’re still clean.

7. The will take your bags upstairs.

8. You can take the stairs or take the .

9. Is some countries, it is customary to ( = to leave some money for) the cleaning staff.

10. This is not an hotel. You have to pay for your food and drinks.


ANSWERS

  1. This is the confirmation of our reservation.
  2. Is there a way to turn off the air conditioner?
  3. Can we check in early?
  4. There is a shuttle that goes from the hotel to the airport.
  5. I’d like to order a cab for 7:00 AM tomorrow morning.
  6. You don’t have to change the sheets. They’re still clean.
  7. The porter will take your bags upstairs.
  8. You can take the stairs or take the elevator.
  9. Is some countries, it is customary to tip ( = to leave some money for) the cleaning staff.
  10. This is not an all-inclusive hotel. You have to pay for your food and drinks.

English Vocabulary Exercises | At the Hotel

English Vocabulary Exercises | At the Hotel

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Exercise 2

Complete the sentences using the following words:

  • towel | included | noisy | elevator | top floor | room service | safe | locks | check-out | working
1. Should we go out to eat? No, let’s order .

2. The TV isn’t .

3. The neighbors are very .

4. There’s only one in the bathroom.

5. Can we get a room on the ?

6. There is a where we can put all our valuables.

7. There are two on the door.

8. The stopped on the third floor.

9. is at 11:00 AM.

10. Breakfast is not in the price.


ANSWERS

  1. Should we go out to eat?No, let’s order room service.
  2. The TV isn’t working.
  3. The neighbors are very noisy.
  4. There’s only one towel in the bathroom.
  5. Can we get a room on the top floor?
  6. There is a safe where we can put all our valuables.
  7. There are two locks on the door.
  8. The elevator stopped on the third floor.
  9. Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
  10. Breakfast is not included in the price.