Eng 201 Synonyms and Antonyms

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Eng 201 Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. 1. SYNONYMS AND ANTONYMS WALUHAN, JAY MARK J. BSChE-II
  2. 2. SYNONYMS Synonyms are words with almost the same or similar meanings. Synonyms can be any part of speech (such as nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs or prepositions), as long as both words are the same part of speech.
  3. 3. The boy who wears a red shirt is angry because you’re looking at him. The boy who wears a red shirt is mad because you’re looking at him. I throw the football as far as I can. I toss the football as far I can.
  4. 4. ANTONYMS Antonyms are words with opposite or nearly opposite meanings Antonyms can be any part of speech (such as nouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs or prepositions), as long as both words are the same part of speech.
  5. 5. The plate is as clean as it was before so he must be really hungry. The plate is dirty because he did not wash it. The little girl whispered her secret to her best friend. That lady shouted at the top of her lungs with the use of megaphone.
  6. 6. ALWAYS REMEMBER oSynonyms and antonyms are useful to know because they improve reading and writing skills by enriching our vocabulary. oFamiliarising or memorising the synonym or antonym of a word is good technique to remember them. oDecoding words through context clues is also the best way to remember them instead of recalling one by one.
  7. 7. THAT’S ALL FOLKS! GOOD DAY!

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