English Vocabulary Exercises - All Adjectives! (+ derivations)

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. In the Amazon, it rains almost every day, and trees and plants grow _______________ fast.
2. It's always the girls who look really _______________ who are actually pretty wild.
3. If you eat and drink _______________, and get regular exercise, you will feel much better.
4. The _______________ of the response by the medical personnel probably saved his life.
5. The _______________ of gang murders has prompted police to increase their patrols of the area where the killings have occurred.
6. I had to _______________ my pants after Christmas dinner because I ate so much turkey.
7. To the Congolese people, ants are considered a _______________, either raw or roasted.
8. For listening practice, the teacher had the students listen to a song and fill in _______________ with missing words.
9. The band is looking for a new singer now that their lead _______________ has decided to start a solo career.
10. Now that he has won practically every _______________ tournament he has entered, it is a good time to turn pro.
11. The _______________ of the living conditions in the work camps caused many young men to quit after a couple of weeks.
12. Management's continued _______________ is making it extremely difficult for the union to reach an agreement.
13. Humankind began establishing the first _______________ settlements when they learned how to grow food, about 10,000 years ago.
14. The culture of Peru traditionally features a firm belief in male _______________.