English Vocabulary Exercises - All Adjectives! (+ derivations) - Exercise 11-4

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. He _______________ the axe trying to cut firewood on a cement pad.
2. Books that are translated often lose the _______________ of language which are present in the original.
3. The woman was dressed _______________ in a mixture of punk clothing and formal wear.
4. Dominant male buffalo roam _______________ throughout their herd, searching for mating opportunities, and challenging each other.
5. You need to _______________ the amount of salt that you eat because it could lead to high blood pressure.
6. The fact that no one agrees with him doesn't _______________ mean he is wrong.
7. The crocodile does not chew its food, but swallows it _______________.
8. His newest recording _______________ demonstrates his talent for writing hit pop songs.
9. Jobs are plentiful in this _______________ growing economy.
10. An _______________ of over 150 centimetres of rain falls on Papua New Guinea each year.
11. Our company has just hired Sarah Poole, _______________ with Jay Scott Inc.
12. The traditional dress of men in Bahrain is _______________ the same as that worn by men in the other states in the Persian Gulf.
13. Elaine is very _______________ about her coffee - it has to be very strong and very hot.
14. The baseball game began _______________ at 6:00 p.m.
15. That's the _______________ dog I've ever seen. It actually looks more like a pig than a dog.