Academic Words for Success at School (Top 1000+ Terms from New Academic Word List)/
Intermediate Deck 11

Intermediate Deck 11

Total: 20 words

invade

verb

to enter a country, city, town, etc. through military force in order to take control of it

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likewise

adverb

in a similar way or manner; also

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metaphor

noun

a figure of speech describing someone or something by referring to another thing to imply or suggest a resemblance

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solar

adjective

connected with the sun; using energy from the sun

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auction

verb

to sell to a person offering the highest price

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upward

adverb

moving toward a higher point or position

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click

verb

to press a computer mouse to do something on a computer

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goat

noun

an animal with horns and a coat of hair that lives wild in mountain areas or is kept on farms for its milk or meat

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utterance

noun

something that is said

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basin

noun

an open vessel with sloping or curving sides used typically for holding water for washing

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bullet

noun

a small piece of metal fired from a gun

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arrow

noun

a mark or sign like an arrow (➞), used to show direction or position

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ethical

adjective

being in accordance with the rules or standards for right conduct or practice, especially the standards of a profession

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ethics

noun

the moral principles, standards, and rules for deciding what is right and wrong

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stadium

noun

very large building with a sports field and rows of seats all around that is used for various events

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bracket

noun

a 90-degree piece of metal used to support a wall shelf

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diagram

noun

a simple drawing or representation showing the structure, appearance, or workings of something

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classify

verb

to arrange, organize, or order by classes or categories

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decay

verb

to decompose, deteriorate, or rot

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capitalist

noun

one believing in private ownership of money

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