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OPPOSITE WORDS FOR PTE ACADEMIC WRITING

OPPOSITE WORDS FOR PTE ACADEMIC WRITING

   
above – below back – front
absent –present bad – good
accident – intent bare – covered
accomplishment – failure beautiful – ugly
achieve -fail before – after
add – subtract bent – straight
adjacent – distant bettor – worse
admire – detest big –  little
admit – reject birth – death
adore – hale bitter – sweet
advance – retreat black – white
affirm – deny blunt – sharp
afraid – confident body – soul
after -before bold – timid
aid – hinder bottom – top
alarm – comfort bravo – cowardly
alert – asleep break – repair
alive – dead brief – long
allow – forbid bright – dull
alone – together bring – remove
amateur – Professional boy – girl
amuse – bore busy – idle
ancient – modern buy – sell
annoy – soothe capture – release
answer – question cause – effect
apparent – obscure cautious – careless
argue – agree center – edge
arrive – depart change – remain
arrogant – humble cheap – expensive
ascend – descend child – adult
attack – defend chilly – warm
attract – repel clean – dirty
awake – asleep close – open
awkward – graceful cold – hot

OPPOSITE WORDS FOR PTE ACADEMIC WRITING

crazy – sane

 

earth – sky

 

crooked – straight east – west

 

cruel -kind easy – hard
cry – laugh

 

elementary – advanced
curse – bless end – begin
damage – improve even – odd
dark -fight evening – morning
dawn – sunset evil – good
day- night exceptional – common
deep – shallow expand – shrink
destroy – create fail – pass
difficult – easy failure – success
dim – bright false – true
divide – unite famous – unknown
doubt – trust fancy – plain
drunk – sober fast – slow
dull – sharp fat – thin
dumb – smart firm – flabby
fix – break follow – lead
forgive – blame forward – backward
free – restricted fresh – stale
friend – enemy funny – sad
  full – empty

 

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150 Most Common English Phrasal