Academic vocabulary: Group 52

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accuse - allege - assent - averse - deteriorate - detriment - disturb - entitle - exaggerate - expel - fallacy - fluctuate - forego - frustrate - invisible - magnify - precaution - recur - sane - stipulate
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deteriorate1.Your grades will continue to ........... unless you start working harder.
fluctuate2.His opinions ........... sometimes he thinks science is the most interesting subject and sometimes the most boring.
recur3.Please make sure your dangerous behaviour does not ........... .
invisible4.The air in this room is ........... , but we know it's here otherwise we'd die.
accuse5.If you ........... a student of plagiarism, you must have strong evidence.
stipulate6.The rules of the school ........... that you must leave your mobile phone in your locker and not bring it to class.
allege7.The teachers ........... that the school administration is secretly planning to increase working hours.
fallacy8.It is a ........... to think that you can put off working until the week before the exam and still pass it.
detriment9.We must hope that her heavy involvement in the school's sporting programme will not be to the ........... of her studies.
forego10.The students had to ........... the planned class picnic when the day started with heavy rain and wind.
entitle11.Buying a lunch ticket in advance will ........... you to a free drink.
magnify12.The fact that he can only speak a little English is sure to ........... his already severe learning problems.
exaggerate13.Do not ........... You're only 10 years old. You couldn't have read thousands of books!
expel14.If a student is caught with drugs in the building, the school will ........... him or her.
assent15.You will need to get your parents' ........... for your attendance at the sex education classes.
precaution16.The school has installed emergency buttons in each classroom as a ........... against intruders.
frustrate17.Badly- behaved students often ........... the learning of other students in the class.
sane18.The school cafeteria has made the ........... decision not to offer hamburgers, hot dogs and French fries to the younger students .
averse19.Most teachers are ........... to students wearing hats or chewing gum in the classroom.
disturb20.This will be a reading lesson. Please do not ........... it by trying to talk.