How to use “cool” and “cold”
Understanding cool and cold:
Cold is the opposite of hot. Cold means that your body can feel the low temperature.
It is cold in Chiang Mai.
Your juice is cold.
Are you cold?
Is it cold today?
Cool is the opposite of warm. Cool means that it is a little bit cold, the same way that warm means it is a little bit hot.
It is cool inside the shopping mall.
The weather on the island is cool.
There is a cool breeze today.
You can understand temperatures like this:
hot – warm – normal – cool – cold
BUT…..”cool” is most often used as a slang word. People often do not use cool to talk about temperature.
“Cool” means very impressive, trendy, or interesting.
Batman was a very cool movie.
Peter is a very cool teacher. : )
Solo is a very cool boy. : )
Bangkok is a cool city.
I like that song. It’s cool.
I like your shirt. It’s cool.