-ful and -less Suffix Exercise at Auto-English

-ful and -less Suffix Exercise answers

Base word

Adjectives

Translation

Positive meaning Negative meaning
beauty ................................. beautiful

X

brain .................................

X

brainless
care ................................. careful careless
charm .................................

X

charmless
end .................................

X

endless*
faith ................................. faithful faithless
harm ................................. harmless harmful
home ................................. homeless

X

help ................................. helpful helpless
hope ................................. hopeful hopeless
pain ................................. painless painful
peace ................................. peaceful
penny .................................

X

penniless
power ................................. powerful powerless
sleep ................................. sleepless*
taste ................................. tasteful tasteless
thought ................................. thoughtful thoughtless
time ................................. timeless

X

use ................................. useful useless

* these adjectives could also be used with a positive meaning

 

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