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AWL Practice Exercises

Sublist 2c: Words 21-30

Here are the next 10 words for the academic word list, sublist 2

In the first exercise you check your knowledge of the words, and in the second exercise you practice usage of the words in a gap fill.

These are words 21 - 30 from sublist 2:


Exercise 1

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

1. a part of something

2. a mathematical statement that two expressions are equal / a difficult problem which can only be understood if all the different influences are considered

3. a typical quality or an important part of something

4. to make or draw plans for something, for example clothes or buildings

5. a difference or contrast between similar things or people

6. a powerful effect that something, especially something new, has on a situation or person

7. the centre of interest or activity

8. assessment

9. last

10. harm or damage that is done or sustained

Score =

Academic Word List Exercises 1 - Correct answers:

Exercise 2

Choose which word will fit in the gap:

1. The new tax laws had a big on middle class families. Most of them were negatively affected.

2. The members of the committee were short of time so in the meeting they on the main problems.

3. His from the bike accident were not severe.

4. The film had all the of a great story.

5. We will the English Progamme at the end of the year in order to establish if it was successful or not.

6. There's a clear between the dialects spoken in the north and the south of the country.

7. Managing the economy is a complex of reducing the deficit and controlling inflation.

8. He found that the chapter of the book was the most diffuclt to write.

9. This range of clothing is specially for overweight people.

10. The town's main are its beautiful church and quaint old marketplace.

Score =

Academic Word List Exercises 2 - Correct answers:


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