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The Academic Word List Sublist 6, Group 5

bold = a common form of the word
grey = a form that is not so common, but you will hear and see it
xxx = no form, or there is a form, but it is rare


 

 

 

 

 

 

EXCEED

excess (n)

exceed (v)

excessive (adj)

excessively (adv)
exceedingly (adv)

EXPERT

expert (n)
expertise (n)

xxx(v)

expert (adj)

expertly (adv)

EXPLICIT

xxx (n)

xxx (v)

explicit (adj)

explicitly (adv)

FEDERAL

federation (n)

federate (v)

xxx (adj)

xxx (adv)

FEES

fee (n)

xxx (v)

xxx (adj)

xxx (adv)


Choose the appropriate word for the gap.

1. Fatima was fined for the speed limit.

2. We over-ordered balloons for the party and I'm not sure what to do with the .

3. They weren't sure how to get the car started so they need Bill's .

4. Bill is an in all kinds of machinery.

5. She was very in her instructions.


6. You're a naughty boy! You were told to stay off the road.

7. The seven Emirates have been known as the United Arab Emirates since in the early 70s.

8. taxes in Australia are around 30 percent for the majority of workers.

9. The for studying at university in America are very high.

10. I can't afford to pay the doctor's .

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