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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: 2473

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: 1853

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: 1781

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: 1743

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: 1700

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: 1420

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: 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: 1407


'-ed' adjectives
Adjectives that end in -ed are used to describe how people feel.
 '-ing' adjectives
Adjectives that end in -ing are used to describe things and situations.
Fill in the blanks with the given adjectives.
1-Yesterday I went to the cinema. The film was so that I felt . (scared-scaring)
2-Please, be quiet! You’re so that at the end of the day I feel very .(tired-tiring)
3-When I was going to pay the bill, I noticed that I didn’t have any money. It was an situation and I really was . (embarrassed-embarrassing)
4-The book I have just read is so that I am in watching the film. (interested-interesting)
5-London is a very town. I’m very because I was offered a trip to visit this place. (excited-exciting)
6-I was when I saw my boyfriend with another girl. It was a experience. (shocking-shocked)
7-I feel at work. I consider my job .(boring-bored)
8- The test result was .My parents were when they saw it. (surprising-surprised)
9- Rainy weather is . It makes me feel (depressing-depressed)
10-Being a doctor is a very job. Most doctors feel with their job. (satisfied-satisfying)
11-Spiders are so that I feel when I see one. (frightening-frightened)
12-There is such a  smell here that I feel .  (disgusted-disgusting)
13-I was doing the exercise because the words were. (confusing-confused)
14-Europe  is living a situation. We are about it. (worrying-worried)
15-At the end of a day’s work I am often because my job is . (exhausting-exhausted)
16-We were all when we heard the news about the storm. (horrifying-horrified)
17-I was really because at the end the result was very . (disappointing-disappointed)
18-Sarah, you look tonight. I’m at your good taste. (amazed-amazing)
19- My holiday was. I felt really .(relaxed-relaxing)
20- Grammar rules are so ! I feel whenever I don’t understand them.( frustrated- frustrating)



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