Academic vocabulary: Group 32

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admit - advise - apparent - automatic - considerable - crucial - emerge - flexible - identical - interval - journey - phenomenon - phrase - retreat - suitable - symbol - temporary - ultimate - uniform - vital
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flexible1.The teacher is not at all ........... . Once she has set the date of a test, nothing will make her change it.
phrase2.If you want to know whether an ........... is common or not, look it up in Google.
temporary3.My stay in Germany will be ........... . I'm am returning to the UK next month.
advise4.I ........... you to prepare more carefully for tests.
journey5.I went on a long ........... last year. First I travelled to Japan, then I flew to Brazil. After that I sailed to California before coming home.
uniform6.A ........... teaching methodology will not be successful in a class with many different nationalities and abilities.
ultimate7.The ........... goal of teaching is to teach students how to teach themselves.
suitable8.An orange pencil is not a ........... tool to do your homework with.
admit9.After much debate the school has decided to ........... students with physical disabilities.
automatic10.Many shops these days have ........... doors. They open as soon as you approach.
considerable11.If you want to start a business you need a ........... amount of money.
vital12.If you want too be successful in an English language school or university it is ........... that you learn academic words such as those on this website.
interval13.There will be an ........... of 20 minutes in the middle of the school play.
identical14.We faced an ........... problem over 10 years ago and couldn't solve it then, either.
emerge15.It started to ........... after much questioning that the reasons for his bad behaviour were problems at home.
retreat16.The school decided to ........... when the angry parent said that he would contact his lawyer.
symbol17.The ........... of the Olympic Games is five overlapping rings.
apparent18.It is ........... that you made no effort to learn the words for the test.
crucial19.It is ........... that you hand in the essay on time. If you don't, you will fail the course.
phenomenon20.A ........... of nature is the way a stick seems to break when it is looked at under water.