Synonym is a word that has the same or similar in meaning. For example
joyous, jubilant and cheerful are all similar in meaning.
Task 1: Find the synonyms form for the choice of words that follow.
teeny huge microscopic terrific
lonely deserted sociable lavish
pleasant charming discordant pragmatic
discover find explore neglect
loudly audibly vociferously silently
enthusiastically eagerly quietly
foolishly finely absurdly cautiously
gracefully gracelesssly awkwardly skillfully
irritably gently bitterly blandly
Task 2: Replace each word in italics with a synonym.
a. Ghulam enthusiastically revised for his Eaton College entrance exams.
b. Ali joyously learnt his vocabulary for the 11 plus exams.
c. There’s no one quite entirely like Danyaal in the football league – as no
one is truly ready to stop him score.
d. Could we survive a mega Tsunami?
e. The ferocious animal madly attacked the tourists.
f. Improve Tuition is launching a range of online resources to help people
across the world to learn online.
Task 3: Read each sentence and replace the words in italics with synonyms.
a. Experts say warm, wet summers and mild winters are are reason for a
sudden jump in mosquitoes in Britain.
b. Powerful gale force winds have battered parts of the United Kingdom
c. New information is emerging about two teenager rage incident that
happened in Leeds on Christmas Eve.
d. Before World War 2, the conflict between Germany and the allies lasted
for many years.
e. Professional tutors are always caring, compassionate, dedicated and
f. The ability of a outstanding online tutor is to say and do things that
uplifts, motivates, and inspires their pupils.
g. The ferocious dog bit the young girl who subsequently screamed.
h. Rival countries – China, Vietnam, Malaysia and Philippines – have
and disputed over sea boundaries for centuries but a recent upsurge in
tension has raised concerns that the territory could have global
i. Snowdonia is Wales’ most dramatic wild place – which is home to
some rare wildlife – and it is one of the most beautiful and best travel
resorts in the UK.
a. Mr Bean is a known actor that has lots of humor in his
b. Zaid is going to his last tests scores.
c. Sara a family picture on Instagram and it received over
a 100 likes.
d. The between London and Mumbai is 4461 miles.
e. Rabbit holes can be referred to as .
f. Nearly every Bollywood movie has a story between the hero
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