Academic Word List (3)

Level:

IELTS / TOEFL

Category:

Vocabulary Exercises

Group:

Academic Words

Please select the best answer for each of the questions below:

 
 

1 - serving or used in place of another

a - minor
b - corporate
c - alternative
 

2 - necessitating a choice between mutually exclusive possibilities

a - alternative
b - minor
c - technical
 

3 - a small group of indispensable persons or things

a - link
b - core
c - register
 

4 - reason by deduction; establish by deduction

a - deduce
b - imply
c - exclude
 

5 - one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen

a - component
b - alternative
c - volume
 
 

6 - exchange messages

a - correspond
b - document
c - register
 

7 - an abstract part of something

a - component
b - layer
c - constant
 

8 - harmonious arrangement or relation of parts or elements within a whole (as in a design)

a - component
b - coordinate
c - proportion
 

9 - information that should be kept in mind when making a decision

a - circumstance
b - emphasis
c - volume
 

10 - change place or direction

a - compensate
b - shift
c - sequence
 

11 - explain or interpret something

a - compensate
b - exclude
c - comment
 

12 - connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces

a - link
b - justify
c - comment
 

13 - defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning

a - justify
b - convene
c - core
 

14 - accumulate a fund for the discharge of a recurrent liability

a - publish
b - imply
c - fund
 

15 - meet formally

a - compensate
b - justify
c - convene
 

16 - express or state indirectly

a - contribute
b - imply
c - justify
 

17 - supply with illustrations

a - illustrate
b - deduce
c - publish
 

18 - show a response or a reaction to something

a - dominate
b - react
c - fund
 

19 - an official written record of names or events or transactions

a - link
b - technical
c - register
 

20 - assign a task to

a - ensure
b - task
c - coordinate
 

21 - march in protest; take part in a demonstration

a - compensate
b - demonstrate
c - correspond
 

22 - permission to do something

a - consent
b - proportion
c - emphasis
 

23 - something determined in relation to something that includes it

a - component
b - philosophy
c - emphasis
 

24 - a supply of something available for future use

a - fund
b - link
c - layer
 

25 - give pleasant proportions to

a - proportion
b - demonstrate
c - compensate
 

26 - discover the location of; determine the place of; find by searching or examining

a - deduce
b - locate
c - maximize
 

27 - the means of connection between things linked in series

a - circumstance
b - link
c - register
 

28 - make amends for; pay compensation for

a - convene
b - compensate
c - maximise
 

29 - remove the core or center from

a - publish
b - core
c - consent
 

30 - have confidence or faith in

a - exclude
b - ensure
c - rely
 

31 - do or give something to somebody in return

a - contribute
b - compensate
c - link
 

32 - inferior in number or size or amount

a - corporate
b - minor
c - coordinate
 

33 - either of the two categories (male or female) into which most organisms are divided

a - task
b - sex
c - document
 

34 - have (one's written work) issued for publication

a - publish
b - contribute
c - demonstrate
 

35 - having substance or material existence; perceptible to the senses

a - corporate
b - physical
c - alternative
 

36 - deny the truth of

a - link
b - initial
c - negate
 

37 - magnitude or extent

a - layer
b - proportion
c - coordinate
 

38 - be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance

a - sequence
b - dominate
c - exclude