Common Opposites by WqO2CZ6

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									                Common Opposites
add – subtract           enlarge - reduce         many - few                  slow - fast
addition - subtraction   expand - contract        maximise - minimise         smile - frown
afraid - brave           fat – skinny/thin/slim   me - you                    some - none
agree - disagree         first - last             Men - Women                 son - daughter
ahead - behind           float - sink             Mum - Dad                   Spring - Fall
alive - dead             front - back             more - less                 stand - sit
alone - crowd            frozen - melted          most - least                stand up - sit down
alone - group            giant - midget           Mother - Father             stiff - limp
ancient - modern         girl - woman             moving - still              stingy - generous
Angel - Devil            give - take              multiplication - division   stop - go
around - through         good - bad               multiply - divide           succeed - fail
arrive - leave           Grandma - Grandad        naked - clothed             success - failure
awake - asleep           grow - shrink            near - far                  sun - moon
bent - straight          guys & gals (slang)      neat - messy                sweet - sour
big - little             hairy - bald             new - old                   take off - land
blow - suck              happy - sad              normal - strange            tall - short
blunt - sharp            hard - soft              North - South               throw - catch
boring - interesting     head - feet              off - on                    tied - untied
boy - girl               heads - tails            open - close                to - from
boy - man                Heaven - Hell            open - shut                 together - apart
break - fix              help - hinder            order – chaos/mayhem        top - bottom
bride - groom            hero - villain           outside - inside            towards - away from
bring - remove           hide - seek              over - under                undressed - dressed
buy - sell               high - low               pass - fail                 united - divided
calm - emotional         his - her                plain - fancy               up - down
careful - careless       hit - miss               plump - lean                us - them
casual - formal          hot - cold               plus - minus                walk - run
centre - edge            huge - tiny              polite - impolite           war - peace
cheerful - grumpy        ill - well               positive - negative         whisper - shout
cheers - jeers           in - out                 pretty - ugly               white - black
close to - away from     in front - in back       proud - disappointed        wide awake - sleepy
cold - hot               insane - sane            push - pull                 wild - tame
colour – colourless      into - out of            quiet - loud                win - lose
combined - separated     King - Queen             raw - cooked                work - play
come - go                Ladies - Gentlemen       real - imaginary            wrap - unwrap
comedy - tragedy         large - small            real - pretend              write - erase
confident - worried      laugh - cry              rich - poor                 yes - no
correct - incorrect      lead - follow            right - wrong               young - old
courteous - rude         left - right             same - different
crazy - lucid            life - death             scared - brave
create - destroy         light - dark             send - receive
crooked - straight       lit - unlit              shallow - deep
curly - straight         long - short             sick - healthy
damage - repair          lots - little bit        silent - noisy
day - night              love - hate              simple - complicated
drunk - sober            make - ruin              simple - difficult
dry - wet                man - woman              Sister - Brother
East - West
easy - hard
empty - full

								
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