Grammar » contrasting (opposites)

Below are a series of opposites that can be used to contrast different objects or people:

takijuq tall; long
naittuq short
Titiraut takijuq. The pencil is long.
Titiraut naittuq. The pencil is short.
uunaqtuq hot
nillinaqtuq cold
Kaapi uunaqtuq. The coffee is hot.
Imiq nillinaqtuq. The water is cold.
angijuq big
mikijuq small
Maligaliurvik angijuq. The Legislative Assembly is big.
Liinap illunga mikijuq. Liina's house is small.
akitujuq expensive
akikittuq inexpensive
Qarasaujaq akitujuq. The computer is expensive.
Ivalu akikittuq. The thread is inexpensive.
amisut many; lots of
qattiinnait  few
kiinaujat amisut lots of money
uasat qattiinnait a few cents