Academic Words for Success at School (Top 1000+ Terms from New Academic Word List)/
Beginner Deck 2

Beginner Deck 2

Total: 20 words

interviewer

noun

a person who asks questions to obtain information

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media

noun

all the organizations that provide news and information for the public, or the people who do this work

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publish

verb

to have a piece of work, such as writing, illustration, etc., included and released in a book, magazine, website, newspaper, etc. in order to be available to the public either for free or for a fee

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pronounce

verb

to make the sound of a word or letter with your voice

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dictionary

noun

a reference source containing words usually alphabetically arranged with information about their forms, pronunciations, functions, etymologies, meanings, and syntactic and idiomatic uses

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continent

noun

one of the Earth's seven great divisions of land, namely North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, and Antarctica

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swell

verb

(of a body part) to increase or cause to increase abnormally in size, usually by internal pressure or by growth

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diary

noun

a daily record, usually private, especially of the writer's own experiences, observations, feelings, attitudes, etc.

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cord

noun

a long, strong material, thicker than string but not as thick as rope; an electrical wire

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thickness

noun

the distance between the opposite edges of a thing

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conference

noun

a formal meeting for discussion, especially about specific serious matters

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plural

adjective

more than one

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carrier

noun

a person or company that handles the transport of goods, people, etc.

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nationalism

noun

the spirit of love of your country, such as leading to war

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correctly

adverb

in an accurate or correct manner

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poster

noun

a large, printed notice or picture

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clay

noun

a type of heavy, sticky earth that becomes hard when it is baked and is used to make things such as pots and bricks

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messenger

noun

someone who delivers a message

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airplane

noun

a machine that flies through the air

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lifestyle

noun

the type of life that you have

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