Academic vocabulary: Group 8

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ability - amount - appropriate - assist - case - conduct - exchange - format - goal - growth - industry - maintain - method - occur - reduce - remain - represent - respect - survey - technical
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ability1.She has a lot of ........... in tennis; in fact she's the best player in her grade!
maintain2.John continue to ........... that he gave me his homework, but I'm certain he didn't.
method3.I have a good ........... of getting my class to be quiet. I tell them a joke.
format4.My science teacher returned my homework and told me to do it again. She said I had to use the standard ........... for lab reports.
goal5.My ........... this term is to improve my mathematics and science grades.
exchange6.Please ........... your books and check each other's writing.
amount7.You have to measure the ........... of salt in the water.
appropriate8.Sorry but low-cut T-shirts are not ........... clothes for school.
respect9.Please ........... my possessions and not use them without asking permission.
industry10.He wants to get a job in the engineering ........... when he leaves school.
reduce11.If you want to do well in tests then you will need to ........... the amount of time watching TV and spend more time studying.
represent12.These tests ........... your last chance to demonstrate what you have learned in the course.
occur13.How did the accident ........... - It happened because one of the cars was travelling too fast and couldn't stop in time at the traffic lights.
assist14.If you can't do your homework, you should ask your parents to ........... you.
case15.I always take my dictionary to class in ........... I have to look up a word.
growth16.It is very satisfying as a teacher to see the ........... in the ability of your students.
technical17.My father has a workshop in the garage so I have a lot of ........... knowledge.
conduct18.That is no way to ........... yourself in the library.
survey19.A ........... of all students in grade 12 shows that more than 70% think they are given too much homework.
remain20.Please ........... after class. I need to talk to you.