Academic vocabulary: Group 39

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align - blame - controversy - criterion - dispute - dramatically - extraordinary - inherent - intense - manipulate - massive - motivate - negotiate - owe - rational - resist - territory - undergo - violate - widespread
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violate1.If you ........... the rules about downloading internet files, you will not be allowed to use the computer lab.
undergo2.The school is will continue to ........... problems in its attempt to attract new students unless it reduces its tuition fees.
motivate3.Some students are difficult to ........... . You can try anything in class but they just are not interested.
widespread4.The illegal downloading of music via the internet is ........... among young people.
extraordinary5.It was an ........... idea to allow the students to write their own test.
negotiate6.It is not usual that students ........... with their teachers whether they must do homework or not.
resist7.He continues to ........... all our efforts to help him.
manipulate8.She was able to ........... the Smartboard screen controls so that the presentation was visible to everyone.
inherent9.A respect for other cultures is ........... in the philosophy of our international school.
massive10.She has ........... problems with her spelling. There was hardly a word she got right in the dictation.
intense11.The sea froze over in the ........... cold.
align12.Frankfurt International School needs to ........... its curriculum with that of German state schools.
territory13.The last ........... on earth to be explored was Antarctica.
dispute14.A common cause of ........... between the teacher and a student, when the student comes late to class for no good reason.
rational15.Giving up the course was a ........... thing to do. He had no chance of passing it.
criterion16.What is your main ........... for a happy life? - Good health!
blame17.I ........... my teacher for not preparing us properly for the test.
controversy18.The expulsion of a student for smoking in the toilets caused a big ........... in the school.
dramatically19.She will ........... reduce her chances of success if she continues to drink so much.
owe20.Remember that you ........... me €20.