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adjectives downloadable worksheets:
Describing Personality
PERSONALITY:1=Ss match the picture with the adjective 2=Ss read the sentences and complete with words from the box 3=Ss match the opposites about personality 4=Match adjectives to the prefixes 5=Ss write if the adjective is positive or negative... Hope you find useful:)
Level: elementary
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 2423

First worksheet in this first set on opposite adjectives (there will be a second one). This is the pictionary. I hope you like it and find it useful. Have a wonderful evening/day. Hugs!
Level: elementary
Age: 9-17
Downloads: 1821

Order of Adjectives
This worksheet explains the order of adjectives and includes two activities on this topic. Answer key is included. I hope you like it.
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-17
Downloads: 1764

Comparison of Adjectives
This worksheet is a follow up to practice comparisons with adjectives. It includes two activities. Answer key is included. I hope you like it.
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-17
Downloads: 1731

Adjective Formation (3rd of the SET) - suffixes "-ed" and "-ing"
I´m glad I´ve managed to upload today! Yesterday the system was too slow! In this worksheet (KEY included), two very important suffixes are presented "-ed" and "-ing", with a very simple rule for each of them. 3 different exercises follow, with increasing level of difficulty. Thank you so much again for your kindness. Have a wonderful evening/ day...
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 1684

Adjective Formation (1st of the SET) - Adding Negative Prefixes to give the word the opposite meaning
This is a topic that I don´t like to teach to young students, but I have to do it this schoolyear to my 13-year-old students, so I´m going to be very selective. (KEY included) In this worksheet you have a very simple rule: to form negative adjectives you just add one of these prefixes un-in-il-ir-im-dis- (I left out a- and non-).Simple and easy. Th...
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 1408

Worksheet to teach/learn the order of adjectives before nouns. It can be used as a classroom poster. I hope you like it and find it useful. Have a nice evening/day. Hugs!
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-17
Downloads: 1401

Second part of a set of 4 worksheets. There are two tasks. In the first one students match the adjectives in the list provided with the right pictures. In the second task they have to fill in the blanks spaces using the correct adjective from the previous list. I hope you like it and find it useful. Have a nice evening/day!
Level: elementary
Age: 11-14
Downloads: 1398


Degrees of Adjectives

A. Fill in the table with the right degree of the adjectives.

Adjective Comparative of Superiority Comparative of Equality Comparative of Inferiority Superlative of Superiority












B. Use the Comparative of Superiority. Choose the correct option.
1. New York is  Lisbon.
2. A Rolls Royce is  a Volkswagen.
3. English is  German.
4. Peter is  John.
5. Coffee is  tea in Portugal.
6. A motorbike is  a bike.
7. Cities are  towns.
8. These Jeans are  the other ones.
9. A rainy day is  a windy day.
10. Roses are  daisies.
C. Fill in the gaps with the correct degree of the adjectives in brackets.
  Kilo: 2€                      Kilo: 0,75€                 Kilo: 1,15€                   Kilo: 0,75€ 
1. The strawberries are    (expensive) the bananas.
2. The pears are   (expensive) the oranges.
3. The oranges are  (cheap) the bananas.
4. The strawberries are    (expensive) of all.
5. For me, the  (tasty) fruit is the strawberry.
6. The pears are  (juicy) the oranges.
7. Carla doesn't like pears. She thinks it's the   (bad) fruit she has ever tasted.
8. Portuguese typical food is considered one of  (good) in the world.
9. The pear is not   (caloric)  the banana.
10. The  (heavy) orange in the world weighs 3,44kg.


                                                                Cristina Teixeira



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