Bu yazımızda, İngilizcede çok kullanılan bazı sıfatarı ve bu sıfatlara zıt anlamlı olan sıfatları göreceğiz.
Aşağıdaki örnek cümlelerde koyu harflerle yazılmış sıfatlar, birbirinin zıt anlamlılarıdır.
Nothing seems to fit me these days! This dress is too tight and the other one’s too loose. (sıkı-dar)
The swimming pool is deep at this end but shallow at the other. (derin-sığ)
Most of today’s tame animals were once wild. (evcil – vahşi)
Peter Pan is an imaginary character, I tell you! He is not real. (hayali-gerçek)
I want the names of everyone who was present at the meeting and everyone who was absent. (mevcut-yok)
It is nice to have a quiet weekend after a week of noisy parties. (sessiz-gürültülü)
He asked me if I was married or single. (evli-bekar)
Is there a big difference between amateur and professional boxing? (amatör-profesyonel)
Are Scottish people supposed to be generous or mean. (cömert-cimri)
This loaf is stale. I’d better go out and buy a fresh one. (bayat-taze)