Let's look at some example sentences using intensifiers.

Examples:

  • It's a very interesting film.
  • Not everyone was very excited by the new hotel.
  • It's a really interesting film.
  • The story was absolutely terrible.
  • The hotel completely ruined our holiday.
  • I was particularly impressed by the food.
  • He is utterly useless.

Listen to the video for a recap.

Test yourself with the quiz.

Mother: How did your exams go? Daughter: Not so well. The exam was ______ difficult.

Mother: Are you hungry? Son: Hungry? I'm ______ starving!

Frank: Did you have a nice getaway? Alex: Yes, thanks, it was ___ fantastic.

Wife: Dear, did you enjoy the film yesterday? Husband: No, I thought it was ___ awful.