Binomials in English worksheet

fishHi all!

Here’s a worksheet I made for a group of intermediate – upper intermediate students on the subject of binomials (words that are often linked by a conjunction and are often irreversible). I used this after a common binomial was in a reading text I was teaching.

You could also use this to generate a discussion about the binomials your students have in their language.

Anyway, enjoy!

Binomials – Worksheet

Answer key:

Matching

  1. Sick and tired
  2. Rock and roll
  3. Short and sweet
  4. Odds and ends
  5. By and large

Gap-Fill

  1. 3
  2. 2
  3. 4
  4. 1
  5. 5

Matching 2

6. Wear and tear

7. Safe and sound

8. Sooner or later

9. Ups and downs

10. Far and wide

Gap Fill 2

  1. 8
  2. 9
  3. 10
  4. 7
  5. 6

Definitions

Sick and tired

Safe and sound

Sooner or later

Odds and ends

Rock and roll

Ups and downs

Far and wide

Short and sweet

Wear and tear

By and large

 

 

 

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