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    the opposite of "calm"

    The opposite of "noisy" is "quiet", and what do you think is the opposite of "calm"?

    94)The students are too noisy in the classroom. <=> quiet

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    Re: the opposite of "calm"

    Quote Originally Posted by keannu View Post
    The opposite of "noisy" is "quiet", and what do you think is the opposite of "calm"?

    94)The students are too noisy in the classroom. <=> quiet
    Upset

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    Re: the opposite of "calm"

    Or just excited. They can be happy-not-calm too. That's the problem with "opposites" -- they can sometimes go in different directions.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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