English Vocabulary Exercises - All Adjectives! (+ derivations) - Exercise 4-2

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. The development of Microsoft is a _______________ success story.
2. Kelly's new baby girl has beautiful blue eyes and _______________, blonde hair.
3. Fred Hoyle once said that space isn't _______________ at all. It's only an hour's drive away if your car could go straight upwards.
4. I think the _______________ thing to do if you are unhappy with your marriage is to see a marriage counsellor with your husband.
5. We paddled the canoe through a _______________ channel, and into the open bay.
6. My mum loved to wear _______________ jewellery: big rings, gold necklaces, silver bracelets, and that sort of thing.
7. People here seem very friendly on a _______________ level, but can be quite difficult to get to know personally.
8. You'd better mark that package _______________ so the movers know not to be too rough with it.
9. The flight was cancelled due to a _______________ thunderstorm.
10. The team restoring the old building spent a lot of time working to preserve the _______________ 18th century look.
11. The description of the bank robber was too _______________ to be of any use.
12. In the countryside of Japan, members of the _______________ sex sometimes still sit naked in the hotsprings together.
13. _______________ caution must be used in moving this material because it is very fragile.
14. It is discouraging to note that only about 65% of _______________ voters actually vote in elections.