English Banana.

com
Test Your Vocabulary Skills
Adjective Pairs – ‘-ing’ and ‘-ed’ Adjectives
verb form: ‘-ing’ adjective: ‘-ed’ adjective:
positive words: It was: I was:
amuse amusing amused
encourage encouraging encouraged
fascinate fascinating fascinated
interest interesting interested
intrigue intriguing intrigued
please pleasing pleased
reassure reassuring reassured
relax relaxing relaxed
satisfy satisfying satisfied
stun stunning stunned
surprise surprising surprised
thrill thrilling thrilled
welcome welcoming welcomed
negative words: It was: I was:
alarm alarming alarmed
amaze amazing amazed
annoy annoying annoyed
astonish astonishing astonished
bore boring bored
confuse confusing confused
damage damaging damaged
depress depressing depressed
disappoint disappointing disappointed
discourage discouraging discouraged
disgust disgusting disgusted
distress distressing distressed
disturb disturbing disturbed
embarrass embarrassing embarrassed
exhaust exhausting exhausted
frustrate frustrating frustrated
insult insulting insulted
intimidate intimidating intimidated
irritate irritating irritated
overwhelm overwhelming overwhelmed
puzzle puzzling puzzled
shoc shocing shoced
terrify terrifying terrified
threaten threatening threatened
tire tiring tired
For more fun tests, quizzes and games log onto www.englishbanana.com now!
!his worsheet can be photocopied and used without charge
" #nglish $anana%com &''(

Sign up to vote on this title
UsefulNot useful