Posted by: crisdiaz24 | May 3, 2017

EXTREME ADJECTIVES

EXTREME ADJECTIVES

 

  1. Find alternative words to express the following meanings:
  2. Very angry:
  3. very bad:
  4. very clean:
  5. very cold:
  6. very crowded:
  7. very dirty:
  8. very drunk:
  9. very expensive:
  10. very funny:
  11. very good:
  12. very happy:
  13. very hot:
  14. very hungry:
  15. very interesting:
  16. very loud:
  17. very painful:
  18. very pretty / very nice:
  19. very sad:
  20. very scary:
  21. very small?
  22. very surprised:
  23. very tired
  24. very wet:
  1. In pairs, ask each other the following questions:
  1. What is the most wonderful __________ you have ever seen?
    1. monument
    2. landscape
  2. Have you ever taken an exam whose score was appalling?
  3. What is the most appalling weather you have ever experienced?
  4. Who is the most gorgeous actress you can think of?
  5. What __________ would you qualify as truly remarkable?
    1. scientific breakthrough
    2. great feat[1]
  6. What is the most terrific food you have ever eaten?
  7. When was the last time you ate something absolutely delicious?
  8. Can you think of a book that was terrific but whose movie was terrible?
  9. Talk about a situation when you thought the noise surrounding you was deafening.
  10. Can silence be deafening?
  11. When was the last time you were actually starving?
  12. What subjects do you find fascinating?
  13. Is your house or your flat filthy or spotless?
  14. In your opinion, what films is utterly hilarious?
  15. When was the last time you were absolutely furious?
  16. What is the most terrifying film you have ever seen?
  17. What is the most terrifying book you have ever read?
  18. What is the tiniest present you have ever been offered?

[1] Feat: achievement. Hazaña.

 

KEY

Find alternative words to express the following meanings:

  1. Very angry: FURIOUS, EXASPERATED
  2. very bad: AWFUL, TERRIBLE, APPALLING
  3. very clean: SPOTLESS, SPICK AND SPAN
  4. very cold: FREEZING
  5. very crowded: PACKED
  6. very dirty: FILTHY
  7. very drunk: SLOSHED, INEBRIATED
  8. very expensive: EXTRAVAGANT, EXHORBITANT, OVERPRICED
  9. very funny: HILARIOUS
  10. very good: EXCELLENT, TERRIFIC, DELICIOUS, BRILLIANT, EXTRAORDINARY, REMARKABLE
  11. very happy: ELATED, ON CLOUD NINE, OVER THE MOON, DELIGHTED, THRILLED
  12. very hot: BOILING, SCORCHING
  13. very hungry: STARVING
  14. very interesting: FASCINATING
  15. very loud: DEAFENING
  16. very painful: EXCRUCIATING
  17. very pretty / very nice: WONDERFUL, GORGEOUS, BREATHTAKING
  18. very sad: MISERABLE
  19. very scary: TERRIFYING, PETRIFIED
  20. very small: TINY, MINUTE
  21. very surprised: ASTONISHED
  22. very tired: EXHAUSTED, SHATTERED, KNACKERED
  23. very wet: SOAKING, SOAKED
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