4 Written Questions
4 Multiple Choice Questions
- the relationship between words represented by the formula X is a type of Y, as in a mango is a type of fruit. In this case, mango is a _________ of fruit.
- a form of 'oppositeness', where there is a reciprocal relationship, e.g. buy and sell / lend and borrow
- these are opposites which are mutually exclusive, e.g. male/female. These are ungradable so can't be used with 'very'.
- Words that are written and pronounced the same, but have a different meaning, for example: bat (the animal) & bat ( the thing you use in cricket).
4 True/False Questions
Polysemy → Words that are written and pronounced the same, but have a different meaning, for example: bat (the animal) & bat ( the thing you use in cricket).
Superordinate → A word which is more generic than a given word or words. For example: transport is the ___________ of train, bus, taxi, tram, etc...
Synonym → a word that has the same or very similar meaning to another word.
meronym → The attribute or aspect of the whole replaces the whole eg The doctor's came to see the APPENDIX in bed three.