Enough and Too - Meaning,Examples and Exercises

How to Use Enough and Too ?


1- Enough and Too Definition in English:


a- The Position of Enough :

- Enough goes after adjectives and adverbs 


Examples :


 - You won't pass the examination if you don't work hard enough.

-She shouldn't get married yet. She's not old enough.

b- The Position of Too :

  The opposite is too much-too many -too hard- too old - too work

Examples :


-We can't go away on holiday. It costs too much (money).

 -There are too many people and not enough chairs.

 - We say enough and too for somebody or something :

2- Enough and too Examples :


 - I haven't got enough money for a holiday.

 -She wasn't experienced enough for the job.

  - This dress is too small for me. I need a bigger size.


- We usually say enough or too  to do something (not 'for doing'). So we say:
  enough money to buy something, too young to do something 

3- More Enough and too Examples :


- I haven't got enough money to go on holiday. (not 'for going')

 -He wasn't experienced enough to do the job.

 She's not old enough to get married.  

 She's too young to get married.

 Let's get a bus. It's too far to walk home from here.

There weren't enough chairs for everyone to sit down.

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4- Enough and too Exercises:

Enough and Too - Grammar Quiz


  1. I can't sleep because I drinks--------much coffee

  2. enough
    too

  3. She's -------young to get married.

  4. too
    enough

  5. they do not have ------ much time to prepare the exam

  6. too
    enough

  7. You won't pass the examination if you don't work hard -------.

  8. enough
    too

  9. I left the milk for a minute to cool because it was-------hot to drink.

  10. too
    enough

  11. My brother isn't old ------to start driving.

  12. enough
    too

  13. Ido not buy the house because it was----------expensive

  14. too
    enough

  15. Laila's not old -------- to get married.

  16. enough
    too

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