Academic vocabulary: Group 18

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abuse - beyond - commercial - concern - consult - contract - damage - essential - extent - fail - income - investigate - perhaps - phase - portion - practical - regarding - replace - sound - supply
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damage1.If you ........... a computer, you will not be allowed to use the lab.
supply2.I usually keep a ........... of spare pencils in my desk, so that I can lend one to any student who comes without.
income3.School fees are expensive. Parents who want to send their children here need a high ........... .
fail4.Many students do poorly in tests because they ........... to answer the questions. It's as simple as that.
beyond5.She always goes ........... what is expected of her. No wonder she gets such good grades.
extent6.I'm not sure that his parents realize the ........... of the problems he is having in school.
portion7.One ........... of the essay is good, but the rest is of poor quality.
concern8.My ........... is that she has started working too late to pass her examinations.
phase9.The final ........... of rebuilding the school will be finished by the end of the vacation.
consult10.If you are in constant pain you should ........... a doctor.
regarding11.I need to speak to John's parents ........... his constant absence.
abuse12.If you ........... your calculator like that, you'll break it.
essential13.It is ........... that you try to increase your English academic vocabulary. And the best way to do this is by lots of reading of non-fiction.
practical14.In Germany most students have the chance to gain ........... experience in an office or factory, before deciding what job they would like to do.
investigate15.I'll need to ........... what happened at lunch time. Someone broke the window in my room but everyone claims to have seen nothing.
commercial16.The ........... area of Frankfurt is to the south east of the city center.
replace17.Notebook computers are expected to ........... desktop computers in the next decade.
perhaps18.Maria is not here today. ........... she had to go to the doctor.
contract19.Any student who continues to do poor work or show a bad attitude is put on a ........... . If the contract is broken, then the student is asked to leave the school.
sound20.I hope you have a ........... reason for being late!