Academic vocabulary: Group 13

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abstract - accept - benefit - block - category - define - detail - directions - exist - feature - fund - likely - overall - protect - recognize - task - therefore - tool - unique - whether
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therefore1.You didn't study for the test. ........... you got a low grade.
accept2.I don't ........... your conclusion. I think you have made a mistake.
detail3.This is an excellent piece of work. You forgot just one ........... - your name at the top!
exist4.Dinosaurs no longer ........... - they have been extinct for millions of years.
abstract5.Infinity is an ........... idea that many students find difficult to understand.
benefit6.With her good grades she is now getting the ........... of all her hard work.
category7.Run, eat and think are words in the same ........... , namely verbs.
tool8.The computer is an excellent ........... for language learning.
task9.Your main ........... for this lesson is to work together to prepare a presentation on air pollution.
block10.After listening to the students' assurance, the principal decided not to ........... their plan for a sleepover in the school gym.
fund11.The school has set up a ........... so that less wealthy students can attend.
feature12.The best ........... of your essay is the fact that it was very easy to follow your line of argument.
likely13.The ........... cause of the accident in the science lab is errors in labelling the chemicals.
whether14.She cannot remember ........... the student gave her the work or not.
protect15.Important politicians are usually surrounded by bodyguards whose job is to ........... them.
define16.ESL teachers often ask their students to ........... words in class.
recognize17.I did not ........... my ESL teacher. He was wearing a costume for Renaissance Day.
overall18.My ........... opinion of him since he joined the class is very positive.
unique19.This is a ........... chance to visit South Africa, and at the same time help build a school in the desert.
directions20.I gave him clear ........... how to do the experiment, but he obviously wasn't listening.