Here are some great websites for practising academic vocabulary:
|Academic word list sites|
|This list documents words from 570 of the most commonly used word families in academic English - learning these words will certainly help you to achieve better marks at university. Look at the lists and then do the practise crosswords.|
|The academic word list (AWL) site||
Lots of information including 10 sublists of the 570 most frequent words used in academic English.
Study the words in the sublist of the academic word list.
Then use the crossword to test your knowledge.
|More academic word list exercises||
Some excellent exercises to test your knowledge of the academic word list.
|Other useful EAP vocabulary|
Match the words together.
Do you know the antonyms of all these words?
|Vocabulary words often confused||
Check that you know all of these common plural forms.
|More useful vocabulary quizzes||
|Academic vocabulary quizzes by topic|
|Living in Sydney||
- CET quiz: Famous places in Sydney
- CET quiz: Some facts about Australia.
- CET quiz: Education subjects
|Health and medicine||
- CET quiz: Medical equipment
- CET quiz: Parts of the body
- The Organs game - Put all the human organs into their correct position in the human body.
- CET quiz: Medical Institutions vocabulary
- CET quiz: Medical Professions
- CET quiz: Medical technology
|Tourism and travel||
- CET quiz: At the Airport
- CET quiz:: A visit to a Hotel
|Business and finance||
- CET quiz: Occupations
|Crime and the Law||
- CET quiz: Law breakers
|Technology and computers||
- CET quiz: Computer words
|The environment (including weather and natural disasters)||
- CET quiz: Environment vocabulary
- CET quiz: Natural disasters
|Society and government||
- CET quiz: Population vocabulary
- CET quiz: Governments and social systems
- CET quiz: Politics
|Psychology and intelligence||
- CET quiz: The mind and intelligence vocabulary
|Test your academic vocabulary|
|Level tests online||
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