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The Academic Word List Sublist 8, Group 2

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


appreciation (n)

appreciate (v)

appreciative (adj)
unappreciative (adj)

appreciatively (adv)


arbitrariness (n)

xxx (v)

arbitrary (adj)

arbitrarily (adv)


automaton (n)

automate (v)

automated (adj)
automatable (adj)
unautomated (adj)

xxx (adv)


bias (n)

bias (v)

biased (adj)
unbiased (adj)

xxx (adv)


chart (n)

chart (v)

charted (adj)
uncharted (adj)
well-charted (adj)

xxx (adv)

Choose the appropriate word for the gap.

1. Mary was very of Anna's assistance.

2. Children are placed into classes .

3. Henry Ford the process of building cars back in 1908.

4. Of course I'm , but I believe that my son is the best footballer in the country.

5. You can use this wall poster to your children's growth over a period of several years.

Choose the appropriate word for the gap.

6. If you could help me to sort through these papers, I'd really it.

7. The rules don't make any sense to me. They seem .

8. Paul isn't a very good judge. He's towards Bianca and Sara.

9. Can you pass my glasses? I can't read this .

10. In the old days we had to go into the government office to pay our bills, but these days it's all . You can do it online.