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Confusing Words | On The Contrary And On The Other Hand

October 22nd, 2019 in Vocabulary

On the contrary or on the other hand

On the contrary is used to make a denial or contradiction more emphatic.

  • ‘Have you already done it?’ ‘On the contrary, I have only just begun.’

Antonyms Exercise

June 25th, 2019 in Vocabulary

Against each key word are given five suggested meanings. Choose the word or phrase which is opposite in meaning to the key word.

1. Fiction

June 16th, 2019 in Vocabulary

Fill in the blanks with the appropriate form of the word given in the brackets.

1. The climbers had reached the limit of their …………………………. (endure)

English Vocabulary Exercise

October 14th, 2018 in Vocabulary

Fill in the blanks with an appropriate word.

1. Dowry is an evil practice. It is no longer permitted by law even in ……………………… marriages.

Vocabulary Exercise | Gap Fills

October 12th, 2018 in Vocabulary

Fill in the blanks.

1. A light breeze —————– the forest fire and made it more dangerous.

a) blew
b) ignited
c) fanned
d) lit

Vocabulary worksheet – Antonyms

April 6th, 2017 in Vocabulary

Against each key word are given five suggested meanings. Choose the word or phrase which is opposite in meaning to the key word.

1. Esteem

Antonyms worksheet

January 10th, 2017 in Vocabulary

Choose a word that is opposite in meaning to the given keyword.

1. Macabre

a) pleasant
b) gruesome
c) dirty
d) rustic
e) uncultured

2. Machination