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Talking about Things

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made of
The table is _________ wood. (2 words) = material you can see
made from
Paper is _________ wood. (2 words) = material before but now changed
on sale
This camera was __________. (2 words) = a lower price
got
I ________ this bag in San Francisco. = bought or received as a present
cost
My bag _________ $50. = how much money you need to pay
gift
This necklace was a __________ from my mother. = something another person gives you; a present
thoughtful
Her gift was very __________. = thinking about what makes other people happy
sentimental
This ring was very cheap, but it has __________ value for me. = important because of feelings
waterproof
His phone is __________. = material that doesn't let water enter
broke
I _________ my favorite cup. = past tense of break
tore
He _________ his paper up. = past tense of tear
ripped
Her jeans are _________. = have holes in them
button
He pushed the __________ to start the machine. = a small part or area of a machine that you press to make it do something
keeps
He ________ his diary in his desk. = where you usually put something
shiny
The diamond is so ________. = looks bright because the light is on it.
comfortable
That chair is really __________. = feels good
soft
Her pillow is so __________. = the opposite of hard
rough
The wall is very _______. = opposite of smooth
smooth
The rock is very __________. = opposite of rough
handmade
This pot was __________. = when a person makes something, not a machine
traditional
The kimono is a ________ kind of Japanese clothing. = an old style that comes from a group or culture
shape
What _________ is the object? Ex. square, rectangle, circle, triangle
square
His table is _________. = a shape with four sides that are the same length
rectangular
The box is __________. = a shape with 2 sides that are one length and 2 sides that are a different length
round
They have a ________ table. = a shape that is a circle
triangle
The box is shaped like a __________. = a shape with three sides
expensive
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cheap
The pen was very ________. = not expensive; costs little money
second-hand
They went to a _________ clothing shop. = not new; used
presents
She opened her __________ at her birthday party. = gifts
bought
She __________ a new pair of shoes. = past tense of buy
save up
He wants to ________ for a new car. (2 words) = put money aside over time until you have enough to buy something
worth
Their car is _________ $10,000. = the price you can sell something for
valuable
Gold is very ___________. = something that you can sell for a lot of money; also, something important to you
cotton
His shirt is made of _____________. = a material made from a plant.
silk
Her dress is made of __________. = a very soft material made from worms
leather
Her bag is made of __________. = a tough material made from the skin of cows
glass
The screen of the iPhone is made of __________. = a clear material for making windows, etc.
metal
The table is made of ________. = a hard, usually shiny material such as iron, gold, or steel
plastic
The bottle is made of __________. = a light strong material that can be made into different shapes when warm
inch
One _________ is 2.54 centimeters. = a measure of length that is about same as your thumb.
feet
He is about six ___________ tall. = a measure of length that about 1/3 of meter; also equals 12 inches.
yard
One meter is a little bit longer than a _________. = a measure of length that is 3 feet.
pounds
One kilogram is 2.2 _____________. = a measure of weight in the U.S.
reasonable
My bicycle was very ________. = not cheap, but not expensive; a good price
bargain
That shirt was a great _________. = a very good price.
antique
That typewriter is an _________. = something very old that people often like to buy or have
bright
His shirt is ________ green. = colors that are strong and easy to see.
fixed
He _________ my bicycle. = repair something that is broken
heavy
This box is very _________. = opposite of light
light
This box is very ________. = opposite of heavy.
size
What _________ is your shirt? Ex. small, medium, large
how big
Student 1: ___________ is your TV? (= 2 words)
Student 2: Oh it's huge! It's 75 inches wide!
what color
Student 1: ___________ is your iPhone? (= 2 words)
Student 2: It's black.
useful
This bag is really __________. = helping you to do or get what you want
thin
She has a _______ pencil. = the opposite of thick
thick
He wants a ________ pencil. = the opposite of thin
briefcase
The ________ of the bag is nice.. = the part of an object that you use for holding it
curved
His TV is ___________. = the opposite of straight.
tough
This material is very _________. = strong and hard to break or tear
delicate
A spider web is very _________. = easy to break or tear
gave
My mom _________ me this watch. = past tense of give
found
I ________ my ball behind the bush. = past tense of find
lost
I _______ my keys. = past tense of lose
huge
His TV is __________. = very big
tiny
Her bag is ________. = very small
machine
He has a sewing __________. = a piece of equipment with moving parts that works with electricity, gas, etc.
equipment
He has a lot of sports __________. = things you need to do an activity
tools
She has a lot of ________. = things you use to build other things. Ex. a saw, a hammer, a screwdriver, a wrench
sharp
His knife is very _________. = something that can cut

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