Something and Something makes…
Big / Small, Bigger / Smaller
Long / Short, Longer / Shorter.
More than / Less than / Same as.
First / Last
Over / Under, Up / Down, On, Beside, In.
Shape. Square, Circle, Triangle, Rectangle.
Roll / Do not roll.
Fit / Do not fit.
Heavy / Light, Heavier / Lighter, Balance, Weigh.
Full / Nearly full/ Empty
Holds more / Holds less / Holds as much as
Morning / Evening, Night/Day, Lunchtime, Bedtime, Early/Late.
Days of the Week, Schooldays, Weekends
Buy / Sell, Spend, coins, cent.
Enough / More / As many as / Less
As Junior Infants plus:
Ordinal number – First, Second, Third, Last.
Above / Below,
Near / Far, Right / Left.
Cube, Cuboid, Sphere, Cylinder.
Edge, Corner, Face, Straight, Curved,
Round, Flat, Side.
As long as / As wide as
Longest / Shortest
Yesterday / Today / Tomorrow
Soon / Not yet
Cost, Price, Cheap / Expensive, Change
Too much / Too little.
Tall / Taller / Tallest.
Small / Smaller / Smallest.
Wide / Wider / Widest.
Narrow / Narrower / Narrowest.
Long / Longer / Longest.
Short / Shorter / Shortest.
Heavy / Heavier / Heaviest.
Light / Lighter / Lightest.
As Senior Infants plus:
Ordinal Numbers: Fourth - Tenth
Between, On top of, Underneath, Around, Through, Left, Right.
Length, Width, Height,
Measure, Nearly a metre, A bit more than / A bit less than a Metre.
Holds more / less or same amount as.
Reading day, date and month using a calendar.
Hour, Half Hour/ Half past.
Metre, Litre, Kilogram.
Tens, Units, Bundles of Ten.
Most/ Least / About the Same.
As 1st Class plus:
Time / Quarter past / Quarter to
Greater than / Less than
As 2nd Class plus:
Regular shapes / Irregular shapes. Triangular Prism, Hexagon, Pyramid. Sides, Angles.
Parallel / Non-Parallel Lines.
Vertical lines / Horizontal lines
Clockwise and Anti-clockwise.
Possible / Impossible, Might, Certain,
Roll, Toss, Spin, Chance, Random.
Likely / Very Likely / Unlikely.
Eighths / Tenths.
As 3rd Class plus:
Equilateral / Isosceles / Scalene Triangles
Parallelogram / Rhombus / Pentagon / Octagon.
Regular / Irregular.
Diagonal, Oblique, Perpendicular Lines.
Acute / Obtuse Angles / Right Angles. Perimeter.
Square Metres, Square Centimetres.
Thirds, Sixths, Ninths, Twelfths, Fifths, Sevenths, Hundredths.
Likely / Unlikely, Never, Definitely.
Past / Present / Future.
Bar Line Graph. Pie Chart.
Tally, Survey, Scale.
Vertical / Horizontal Bar Charts
As 4th Class plus:
Prime / Composite Numbers.
Triangular, Square, Rectangular Numbers.
Factors , Multiples
Positive / Negative Numbers.
Mixed Number / Improper Fraction.
Diameter, Radius, Chord, Tangent, Circumference, Arc, Sector. Tetrahedron.
Reflex Angle, Degrees, Protractor.
Pie Chart, Multiple Bar Chart, Interpret, Represent.
Increase / Decrease.
As 5th Class plus:
Ares / Hectares.
Profit / Loss.
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