Adjectives to describe films

Film synonyms activity

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Language point Film vocabulary
Aim To practise adjectives related to films
Activity Students find synonyms.
Organisation Pair work or group work
Preparation Make enough copies of the activity for the number of pairs or groups in your class. Cut and mix up words.
What do I do?
  1. Put students into pairs or groups
  2. Give a copy of the cut up activity to each pair or group.
  3. Students find the synonym of each adjective.
  4. Students turn all the words face down and play a memory game:
    Student A turns over two words. If they match, student A keeps the words and tries again. If they don’t match, play passes to student B. When all the words have been taken, the student with the most words wins!

romantic/mushy
thrilling/exciting
convincing/realistic
brilliant/fantastic
witty/amusing
awful/terrible
tedious/boring