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Academic Word List Sublist 7

Here we move on to practice exercises for the academic word list sublist 7, words 51 - 60.

Words 51-60

  • Submit
  • Successor
  • Survive
  • Thesis
  • Topic
  • Transmit
  • Ultimate
  • Unique
  • Visible
  • Voluntary

Exercise 1

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

1. doing something by choice

2.  to continue to live or exist, especially after coming close to dying or being destroyed or after being in a difficult or threatening situation

3. a subject that is written about, discussed, or studied

4. to offer or give something to others so a decision can be made

5. a long piece of writing on a particular subject, usually completed for a college or university degree / the opinion, main idea, or theory of an essay, person, or group

6.something that is the most extreme or important because it is the final or original, or the best or worst

7. something or someone that comes after another thing or person

8. can be seen

9. to pass something from one person or place to another / to broadcast something, or to send out or carry signals using radio, television, etc

10. only one in existence

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Academic Word List Sublist 7f - Correct answers:

Exercise 2

Choose which word will fit in the gap:

1.Only a few of the plants in my garden the very harsh winter this year.

2.In order to get a good score in IELTS writing task 2 your essay must have a very clear statement.

3. I my application form just before the job deadline. Hopefully they will think I am suitable for the position.

4. All the products in the shop are handcrafted with slight variations, so each one is .

5. The to the British throne after the death of Queen Elizabeth is Prince Charles.

6.If you are having difficulty finding a job because of a lack of skills or qualifications, it can be very useful to do some work.

7.The island is clearly from the shoreline when it is a nice bright day. Many people come to take a look at weekends.

8. Sexually diseases are getting more and more common amongst teenagers. The government is educating people to stop them being spread.

9. Immigration is a regularly talked about by politicians and the public these days.

10. The decision as to whether the country goes to war or not lies with a vote in parliament.

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Academic Word List Exercises Sublist 7f - Correct answers:

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