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Academic Word List Sublist 2

Here are the last 10 words for the academic word list, sublist 2, words 51 - 60

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. 

Words 51-60

  • restrict
  • secure 
  • seek
  • select
  • site
  • strategy
  • survey
  • text
  • tradition
  • transfer

Exercise 1

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

1. fixed firmly so not likely to move or break / a place it is difficult to get out of or escape from

2. a detailed plan to achieve something

3. to limit someone or something

4. the written words in books or magazines etc.

5. a place where something is, was, or will be built, or where something happened, is happening, or will happen

6. to try to find something / to ask for approval or permission

7. a belief, principle or way of acting which people in a particular society or group have continued to follow for a long time

8. to gather information by asking people questions

9. to move someone or something from one place to another

10. to choose carefully

Score =

Academic Word List Exercises 1 - Correct answers:

Exercise 2

Choose which word will fit in the gap:

1. When she goes to the market she always the fruit and vegetables that are fresh.

2. The company has a very good marketing for their new product so it should sell well.

3. The company are trying to find a suitable in the town to build a supermarket.

4. The book is mainly . There are very few pictures.

5. The students were told to conduct a to find out why people visited the town at weekends.

6. She approval from her manager to have a holiday in June.

7. dances have started to disappear in many countries because young people are not interested any more. They prefer modern styles of dance.

8. She made sure the child seat was fixed onto the back seat so her child would be safe.

9. He the money from his current account into his savings account.

10. The sale of alcohol was in order to reduce the number of road accidents. People could only buy it from 11am to 3pm.

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Academic Word List Exercises 2 - Correct answers:

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