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Academic Word List Sublist 7

Here we move on to practice exercises for the academic word list sublist 7, words 21 - 30.

Words 21-30

  • Empirical
  • Equip
  • Extract
  • File
  • Finite
  • Foundation
  • Globe
  • Grade
  • Guarantee
  • Hierarchy

Exercise 1

Which of the above AWL words do you know? Match the definitions to the word:

1. having a limit or end

2.  to remove or take something out, usually by force

3. the world

4. a promise or written assurance that something will be done, especially connected to returning, refunding or replacing products purchased

5. a system in which people or things are arranged according to their importance

6. a particular level of quality, size, importance, etc / a number or letter that shows how good someone's work or performance is

7. a folder or box used to hold papers and documents (n) / to place a document or paper in a particular place (v)

8. the time when an institution, state etc is established or begins / The lowest load-bearing part of a building / an underlying basis or principle

9. based on or concerned with what is experienced or observed rather than on theory

10. supply a person or a place with items needed for a particular purpose

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Academic Word List Sublist 7c - Correct answers:

Exercise 2

Choose which word will fit in the gap:

1. Japan is widely regarded as a fairly society.

2. The company is now multinational, selling products all around the .

3. The money we have for the department is so we must make use of it carefully and make sure it does not run out.

4. Cambridge University is the second-oldest university in the English-speaking world as it was in 1209.

5. The I achieved at school were not that great, but I improved a lot at university.

6. The researchers at the university used evidence to back up their arguments.

7. Her job mainly consisted of so she went back to university to improve her employment prospects.

8. He he would return her the money after 3 months, but he refused to put this in writing.

9. The new apartments will be ready to move into as soon as they are with all the necessary furnishings.

10. The dentist two of his patients teeth so he could fit the brace.

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Academic Word List Exercises Sublist 7c - Correct answers:

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