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The Academic Word List Sublist 7, Group 8

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 so common







Other Forms


intervention (n)

intervene (v)

intervening (adj)

xxx (adv)


isolation (n)

isolate (v)

isolated (adj)

xxx (adv)


media (n)

xxx (v)

media (adj)

xxx (adv)


mode (n)
modality (n)

xxx (v)

modal (adj)

xxx (adv)


paradigm (n)

xxx (v)

paradigmatic (adj)

xxx (adv)

Choose the appropriate word for the gap.

1. The children are fighting again. Could you ?

2. She was going to be expelled from the college, but the of her teachers saved her!

3. She was from the rest of the family because she had swine flu.

4. The native people of Australia lived in from the rest of the word until the 18th century.

5. Mass is comprised of television, radio, internet and newspaper as well as magazines and leaflets.

6. Bicycles are a popular of transport in Holland.

7. There was a frenzy when the president died.

8. In grammar a is the set of all the forms of a particular word.

9. I could do this project by either ; producing a webpage or producing a pen and paper document.

10. A is a set of beliefs or ideas that explain or understand the real world.