Worksheet: Shades of Meaning in Adjectives

The topic “shades of meaning” inspires such great exultation in Language Arts circles that English aficionados spend hours amassing as many synonyms as possible, analyze the little distinctions between these words, and stand out in their classes. If your friend is hardworking, you can't afford to be just diligent, but you ought to be industrious. For each word in this printable pdf exercise, there are two synonyms hiding in the box, and the task for students is to find and write them in the space provided.

This free worksheet best fits the requirements of students 2nd grade and 3rd grade.

CCSS: L.2.5.B

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