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adjectives - gradable / absolute

 


Worksheets for adjectives - gradable / absolute
 
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Absolute adjectives speaking activity (950)
Sixteen cards with statements using a gradable adjective. (e.g. Was it cold in Toronto?) Others have to respond using an absolute adjective. (e.g. Cold? It was absolutely freezing!)
 
 

 

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Absolute adjectives (270)
Simple word pelmanism type activity.
 
 

 

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Gradable adjectives game (508)
Cut up. Ss matach skeleton questions with gradable and non-gradable adejctives and use as prompts for speaking practice: 'Have you ever run a marathon?' 'Yes.' 'Were you tired?' 'Tired? I was exhausted.'
 
 

 

 

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Gradable and absolute adjectives gap fill quiz (258)
Gap quiz using absolute adjectives in Reward Int Resource Pack, progress check 6 - 10 dominoes
 
 

 

 
 

 

 

Matching exercises for adjectives - gradable / absolutePage top ↑
 
Gradable and absolute adjectives matching (257)
Uses adjective examples found in Reward Int Resource Pack, 6 - 10 progress check: dominoes
 
 

 



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General English course books (adults)


Global Intermediate Coursebook book cover Global Intermediate Coursebook 
Lindsay Clandfield   Rebecca Robb Benne   
Unit 2 Lives and Legends  Page 23   Extreme adjectives
 

Inside Out Student's Book Intermediate book cover Inside Out Student's Book Intermediate 
Susan Kay   Vaughan Jones   
Unit 4 Adrenalin  Page 34 
(1) Match gradable / absolute adjectives (2) Listen to and practice dialogues on the pattern: 'Were you scared? 'Scared? I was terrified!'
Unit 8 Review 1  Page 71 
Gapped post card
 

Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate book cover Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate 
Vaughan Jones   Susan Kay   
Unit 11 Sell  Page 108 
very, quite, absolutely, totally etc + adjectives. Listening: people's reaction to a film.
 

New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book book cover New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book 
Peter Moore   Sarah Cunningham   
Module 7 Big events  Page 73   Extreme adjectives
Matching and follow-up gap-fill activity
Module 7 Big events  Page 83 
practise
 

General English adult course resource packs


Reward Intermediate Resource Pack book cover Reward Intermediate Resource Pack 
Susan Kay   
11 Progress check 6 - 10 Dominoes  Pages 6 - 10
Dominoes for gradable - non-gradable adjectives and homophones (waist - waste etc.)
 


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