Academic vocabulary: Group 60

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acquisition - ascertain - assistance - commit - consumer - discretion - distinction - distribute - equate - eradicate - ethnic - evaluation - financial - immoral - option - scarce - security - succinct - superior - variable
scarce1.Minerals that are very ........... like diamonds and rubies are usually very expensive.
eradicate2.The school is trying to ........... bullying but cannot prevent day-to-day low-level unpleasantness between students.
succinct3.Your answer is very ........... , but contains all the relevant information needed.
financial4.Frankfurt is the ........... center of Germany.
variable5.Her work is of ........... quality; sometimes mediocre and sometimes excellent.
distribute6.Please ........... this worksheet to all 10th graders in the class.
security7.The school spends a lot of money on ........... systems designed to protect students and teachers.
acquisition8.SLA stands for second language ........... , which is the theory of how students acquire or learn their second language.
commit9.He was imprisoned for a crime that he did not ........... .
ascertain10.The school has not yet been able to ........... who vandalised the girls' toilets
consumer11.Advertising tries to persuade the ........... to buy something that he or she doesn't really need.
evaluation12.Your report contains many relevant facts but has no ........... of the principal reasons for the problem.
assistance13.You should always ask for your teacher's ........... if there is something you do not understand or cannot do.
immoral14.It is ........... to keep a large sum of money that you find on the street.
distinction15.It is almost impossible to make a ........... between the twins. They look almost identical.
equate16.Some people say that you cannot ........... abortion and murder since a foetus is not yet a human.
option17.If you plagiarize once more then I have no ........... but to report you to the principal.
ethnic18.@The major cities of the world all have a large number of ........... groups.
discretion19.@Teachers are permitted to let students leave early at their ........... .
superior20.In my opinion Dickens' later novels are ........... to those he wrote as a young man.