5 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- A word that is opposite in meaning to another one, for example: cold - hot.
- 'finger' is a __________of 'hand' because a finger is part of a hand
- these are opposites which are mutually exclusive, e.g. male/female. These are ungradable so can't be used with 'very'.
- 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 group of related words (which are co-hyponyms - Thornbury), e.g. doctor, dentist, accountant
5 True/False questions
converses → words which have different spelling but the same pron, e.g. won / one
gradable antonyms → words that are on a scale, e.g. hot, warm, cool, cold are on a scale of hotness and coldness. They can be 'very' 'fairly' etc.
Homonyms → 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).
multiple taxonomy/incompatibles → sets of items, using one of which excludes the others in the set, (closed system) eg Monday, Tuesday etc (open-ended) vehicles: cars, bus, lorry, van etc
homographs → words which have different spelling but the same pron, e.g. won / one