Academic vocabulary: Group 9

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advance - affect - avoid - background - decision - distance - explain - global - indicate - institution - lecture - legal - measure - particular - prepare - purchase - region - similar - store - topic
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indicate1.You must ........... at the top of the page how many words you wrote.
institution2.Harvard is probably the most famous education ........... in the USA.
prepare3.If you have to give a speech you must ........... for it carefully. First write out speech cards, then practise at home with your parents.
particular4.She has no ........... difficulties with English, but she just seems to be learning very slowly.
decision5.The school has made the difficult ........... to ban the wearing of religious symbols in the classroom.
advance6.The German army planned to ........... as far as Moscow, but were then stopped by the severe Russian winter.
affect7.If you fail the last test, this will seriously ........... your overall grade for the year.
topic8.The ........... I liked best in ESL class this year was Cultural Differences.
global9. ........... warming is a problem that we will hear more and more about.
lecture10.The teacher gave me a ........... about the need to be in class on time with all my materials.
similar11.The school had ........... exam results to last year, with the exception except that mathematics scores were a little higher.
background12.With her ........... it is not surprising that she has had problems in her new school.
explain13.I like teachers who can ........... clearly what we have to do.
measure14.It is not always easy to ........... student progress.
distance15.The ........... from Frankfurt to Oberursel is about 12 kilometers.
store16.This is the room where we ........... the science equipment ready for use in the classroom.
avoid17.I ........... the cafeteria at lunchtime. It's too crowded and noisy.
legal18.The parents took ........... advice when the school expelled their daughter for repeated plagiarism.
purchase19.The school plans to ........... a new computer for each of its teachers.
region20.The school is located in the wooded ........... to the north west of Frankfurt.