English Vocabulary Exercises - All Adjectives! (+ derivations) - Exercise 10-4

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. Herbert is _______________ trying to do a good job in the office; it's just that he isn't an organized person.
2. This make-up is totally non-_______________ for humans.
3. The children voted _______________ to go to the park for a picnic on the last day of class.
4. Those flowers really help to _______________ the room.
5. Japan has embarked on a program to _______________ its education system.
6. He was very _______________ dressed for his job interview this morning.
7. The child got frightened when he heard his parents arguing _______________ in the kitchen.
8. The body of a man who lived 5,000 years ago was discovered _______________ preserved in ice.
9. Neil Armstrong's first words when he stepped on the moon were, "That's one small step for man, one _______________ leap for mankind."
10. Africa is now _______________ recognized as the birthplace of the human species.
11. He felt a bit strange at the party because he was dressed _______________, and everyone else was wearing jeans.
12. Prices on the island are _______________ higher than those on the mainland.
13. Music cassettes are considered _______________ nowadays. Stores don't even sell them anymore.
14. If you _______________ the trash, you will get a lot more in the garbage can.
15. The old man _______________ his own death, and then disappeared somewhere into South America with his secretary.