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The Academic Word List Sublist 10, Group 6

bold = a common form of the word
xxx = no form, or there is a form, but it is rare
grey = a form that is not very common

RELUCTANT

reluctance (n)

xxx (v)

reluctant (adj)

reluctantly (adv)


SO-CALLED

xxx (n)

xxx (v)

so-called (adj)

xxx (adv)

STRAIGHTFORWARD

straightforwardness (n)

xxx (v)

straightforward (adj)

straightforwardly (adv)

UNDERGO

xxx (n)

undergo (v)

xxx (adj)

xxx (adv)

WHEREBY

xxx (n)

xxx (v)

xxx (adj)

whereby (adv)



Choose the appropriate word for the gap.

1. I had to have a health check for my new job. I thought it would be complex, but actually it was quite .

2. Many health foods actually contain a lot of sugar.

3. I'm c to predict how many students will get As this semester.

4. He an operation this afternoon. Apparently everything went well.

5. A phone poll is a system people can vote by telephone.


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