English Vocabulary Exercises - All Adjectives! (+ derivations) - Exercise 11-1

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. The _______________ most important thing in his life is his family.
2. Is there any _______________ reason why you have decided to change universities?
3. I can't believe you ate the _______________ watermelon!
4. I think we should get rid of these _______________ curtains and put up some blinds instead.
5. I have 3 children: two with my _______________ wife, and one with my present girlfriend.
6. We enjoy the _______________ climate here.
7. It is _______________ that you increase your vocabulary if you want to improve your English.
8. To really learn vocabulary, it is _______________ to study it in a variety of ways.
9. There was a really _______________ guy on the bus this morning. I think he must have been on drugs or something.
10. Without the _______________ action of the emergency room staff, he surely would have died.
11. The _______________ child watches almost 3 hours of television per day.
12. The students had _______________ time to do the test, and most finished with plenty of time to spare.
13. There is a _______________ difference in meaning between the two words that is difficult to explain.
14. My darts are getting _______________ and won't stick into the dartboard very well.
15. His _______________ advancement in the company is due purely to his hard work, and his ability to work under pressure.