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 - express or state indirectly

a - contribute
b - imply
c - justify
 

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

a - alternative
b - corporate
c - physical
 

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

a - exclude
b - sequence
c - dominate
 

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

a - volume
b - circumstance
c - emphasis
 

5 - a supply of something available for future use

a - link
b - layer
c - fund
 
 

6 - an abstract part of something

a - layer
b - constant
c - component
 

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

a - imply
b - fund
c - publish
 

8 - give pleasant proportions to

a - proportion
b - demonstrate
c - compensate
 

9 - explain or interpret something

a - comment
b - compensate
c - exclude
 

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

a - justify
b - comment
c - link
 

11 - show a response or a reaction to something

a - react
b - fund
c - dominate
 

12 - something determined in relation to something that includes it

a - philosophy
b - emphasis
c - component
 

13 - a small group of indispensable persons or things

a - link
b - core
c - register
 

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

a - demonstrate
b - publish
c - contribute
 

15 - remove the core or center from

a - core
b - consent
c - publish
 

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

a - coordinate
b - proportion
c - component
 

17 - the means of connection between things linked in series

a - link
b - register
c - circumstance
 

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

a - locate
b - maximize
c - deduce
 

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

a - register
b - link
c - technical
 

20 - march in protest; take part in a demonstration

a - correspond
b - compensate
c - demonstrate
 

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

a - convene
b - core
c - justify
 

22 - permission to do something

a - consent
b - proportion
c - emphasis
 

23 - meet formally

a - convene
b - compensate
c - justify
 

24 - change place or direction

a - sequence
b - compensate
c - shift
 

25 - have confidence or faith in

a - ensure
b - rely
c - exclude
 

26 - inferior in number or size or amount

a - coordinate
b - corporate
c - minor
 

27 - serving or used in place of another

a - corporate
b - alternative
c - minor
 

28 - do or give something to somebody in return

a - link
b - contribute
c - compensate
 

29 - supply with illustrations

a - illustrate
b - deduce
c - publish
 

30 - make amends for; pay compensation for

a - compensate
b - maximise
c - convene
 

31 - deny the truth of

a - initial
b - negate
c - link
 

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

a - task
b - sex
c - document
 

33 - reason by deduction; establish by deduction

a - deduce
b - imply
c - exclude
 

34 - exchange messages

a - register
b - correspond
c - document
 

35 - assign a task to

a - coordinate
b - ensure
c - task
 

36 - necessitating a choice between mutually exclusive possibilities

a - minor
b - technical
c - alternative
 

37 - magnitude or extent

a - layer
b - proportion
c - coordinate
 

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

a - volume
b - component
c - alternative