Academic vocabulary: Group 28

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atmosphere - attach - compensation - correspond - decade - despite - distinct - domestic - exact - guarantee - hence - insight - interior - layer - preliminary - profession - rare - route - willing - worth
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decade1.It can take as much as a ........... or more of hard study in a foreign language to become as fluent as a native speaker of that language.
preliminary2.My ........... impression of him is that he is very intelligent and that his poor behaviour is because of boredom.
insight3.She had a flash of ........... that she was going to fail her exams unless she started working.
domestic4.Most children take a share of ........... duties such as washing the dishes.
atmosphere5.It is important for teachers to create a positive learning ........... in the classroom.
interior6.The ........... of the new science building is not finished yet, but from the outside it looks great!
distinct7.There is a ........... difference between learning your first language and learning a second one.
compensation8.The factory worker was awarded 30,000 ........... for losing his arm in an accident.
rare9.It is very ........... for a student to learn English so quickly. But she has!
correspond10.I don't understand it. His test scores do not ........... to what I know he knows
hence11.The student was caught plagiarizing for the third time. ........... , she was asked to leave the school.
attach12.Many people ........... pictures to the emails they send.
exact13.We have not yet been able to find out the ........... reason why he attacked the teacher.
worth14.It's not ........... asking him. He doesn't know enough about computers.
route15.My ........... to work every day takes me past my old school.
profession16.The teaching ........... is usually not attractive to those are still pupils themselves. This choice of career is normally made much later.
willing17.I am very ........... to help you after school if you have problems with your work.
layer18.There is a ........... of meaning in the story that you have not written about.
guarantee19.The teacher said that he could not ........... to grade all the papers by the next lesson.
despite20.She came to school yesterday ........... feeling very unwell.