Academic vocabulary: Group 33

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apart - attitude - bias - clarify - collaborate - consequence - counsel - denote - justify - proportion - recover - reliable - simultaneously - struggle - substitute - superior - suspect - sustain - trace - victory
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reliable1.My friend is very ........... ; if she says she will do something she never forgets it.
substitute2.My regular mathematics teacher is sick so we have had a ........... for the last 2 weeks.
justify3.She was unable to ........... her poor behaviour, but promised never to repeat it.
victory4.Thanks to his ........... in the last Grand Prix of the season, Michael Schumacher won the World Championship.
attitude5.The government has changed its ........... to nuclear power now that the cost of oil has been so high for the past few years.
bias6.Her family were persecuted by the Nazis, so it's no surprise that she shows ........... against the Germans.
struggle7.It was a real ........... at first, but now I've learned some English, everything has got much easier.
consequence8.The ........... of all your hard work is an excellent exam score. Well done!
simultaneously9.Some students claim that they can ........... watch TV and do their homework.
recover10.Did you ........... the book that was taken from your bag?
collaborate11.Some new students to the school find it unusual that teachers expect them to ........... with other students to complete homework assignments.
denote12.It is not clear what these symbols at the end of the webpage ........... .
clarify13.Could you please ........... the homework for me? I'm not sure I understand.
sustain14.If you ........... your efforts you have a good chance of exiting ESL at the end of the year.
superior15.This piece of work is much ........... to your last one. I'm glad to see you are getting better.
suspect16.I ........... that problems at home are the reason for her poor performance in school.
apart17.People who love each other do not like to be ........... .
trace18.There is no ........... of an original idea in this essay.
proportion19.What ........... of students at this come comes from Asia? - About 35% I think!
counsel20.Students who have problems at home often seek the ........... of a trusted teacher at school.