Adjectives exercise

October 17, 2011pdf

Complete the second sentence in each pair using an adjective opposite in meaning to the one given in the first sentence.

1. The elephant is a large animal. The rabbit is a …………………………. animal.

2. It is cold in winter. It is ………………….. in summer.

3. Yesterday it was cloudy. Today is a ………………………. day.

4. These shirts are wet. Haven’t you got a …………………….. one?

5. We won’t reach there in time if we go by a slow train. We must catch a …………………….. train.

6. My shoes are old. I want to buy a ……………………… pair.

7. Some colors are bright. Others are ………………………

8. It is warm outside. It is ……………………….. inside.

9. This bread is stale. We must buy a ………………… loaf.

10. This knife is blunt. I need a …………………………. one.

Answers

1. The elephant is a large animal. The rabbit is a small animal.

2. It is cold in winter. It is hot in summer.

3. Yesterday it was cloudy. Today is a sunny day.

4. These shirts are wet. Haven’t you got a dry one?

5. We won’t reach there in time if we go by a slow train. We must catch a fast train.

6. My shoes are old. I want to buy a new pair.

7. Some colors are bright. Others are dark.

8. It is warm outside. It is cool inside.

9. This bread is stale. We must buy a fresh loaf.

10. This knife is blunt. I need a sharp one.

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