Expressions using Themes (e.g. Collocations, IELTS, Business English)
On this page, you will find lists of words to help you expand your vocabulary related to the word ‘big’. There are nouns, adjectives, and adverbs, so you will learn how to put stronger sentences together with more sophisticated language. Practicing forming sentences in this way is particularly good if you are preparing for exams, such as IELTS, TOEFL, GRE, SAT, LSAT, Civil Services, and Banking.
My brother did me a huge (adjective) favour when he took care of my children. It was an immensely (adverb) difficult time for me, but I got through it. The massive (adjective) shock passed after a few days, but it was monumental (adjective) relief to find out that things weren’t as bad as I had first thought.
In this column, you will find words that you will come across in everyday English, and which are even suitable for exams like IELTS or TOEFL.
In this column, you will find words that are likely to be asked in more Advanced Exams, such as GRE, MBA, SAT/LSAT, Civil Service, Banks, etc.
*An asterisk means that this word is less popular in everyday English than the other words in the list.
(e.g. a monster; a behemoth; a titan)
(e.g. a colossal mistake; across the boundless ocean; a tremendous victory)
ample (can also mean ‘enough’)
(e.g. immensely wealthy; significantly unimpressed; vastly underestimated)