Academic Words for Success at School (Top 1000+ Terms from New Academic Word List)/
Intermediate Deck 13

Intermediate Deck 13

Total: 20 words

norm

noun

a way of behaving or doing things that is usual, typical, or standard; a common practice

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gut

noun

the parts inside a machine

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questionnaire

noun

a set of written or printed questions with a choice of answers used for surveys or research

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residual

adjective

concerning the last little bit, after the rest has gone or ended

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complement

noun

something that completes, fills up, or makes perfect

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indirect

adjective

not directly caused by, resulting from, or connected to something; not in a straight line, course, or path

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bubble

noun

a ball of air or gas in a liquid, or a ball of air inside a solid substance such as glass

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lung

noun

either of the two saclike respiratory organs in the thorax of humans and the higher vertebrates

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gauge

noun

an instrument that measures and usually displays the amount, quantity, or size of something

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graph

noun

image expressing numerical data in lines or shapes

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fraction

noun

a part or portion of something; one part of a whole

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interval

noun

a period of time between two events, activities, or actions

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interval

noun

the distance between two points or numbers

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disadvantage

noun

something that puts one in an unfavorable position or condition which may result in loss or damage especially to reputation, credit, or finances

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fusion

noun

the act or instance of merging or integrating two or more different things, qualities, or ideas together

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leaf

noun

a usually green and flat part of the plant that grows from the stems or branches

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forum

noun

meeting where people can openly discuss a subject

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habitat

noun

the natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or other organism

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fossil

noun

a plant or animal that has become rock after many thousands of years

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calcium

noun

a substance important for human and animal health, particularly for making bones and teeth

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