English Vocabulary Exercises - All Adjectives! (+ derivations) - Exercise 10-1

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. I would like to give you my _______________ congratulations on your winning the award.
2. Katrina soon tired of classical ballet, and decided to try a _______________ dance course at the academy.
3. Blue whales can make sounds which are nearly twice as _______________ as a jet taking off.
4. Even some native English speakers wouldn't get a _______________ score on the TOEFL.
5. He's a really _______________ guy, I like him a lot.
6. Your son is a _______________ little boy who seems to learn just about everything quickly.
7. Taj got a _______________ raise as a result of his excellent work on the project last month.
8. The new couch we just bought is too _______________ to get through the front door.
9. Gregory bought a _______________ diamond ring for his girlfriend at the fair for a joke.
10. Dress for this evening is _______________: shirts and ties for the men, dresses for women.
11. We bought a beautiful _______________ lamp in a little store on Fort Street.
12. The workers were _______________ in demanding a pay increase in their talks with management.
13. The chemicals from the factory are quite _______________, and present a serious danger for human health.
14. In the Japanese legend "Momo Taro," an old couple find a little boy inside a _______________ peach.
15. These new _______________ digital cameras can fit in a shirt pocket.