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Cambridge Academic English Intermediate

ancient

Adjective
of or from a long time ago, having lasted for a very long time:

The people in the village still observe the _____ customs of their ancestors.

arid

Adjective
very dry and without enough rain for plants:

The desert is so _____ that nothing can grow there.

communication

Noun
(AWL) a process by which information is exchanged between individuals through different mediums, such as mail, phone or newspapers etc.:

Television is an increasingly important means of _____.

custom

Noun
a way of behaving or a belief which has been established for a long time:

It is the _____ to apply henna for a bride on her wedding day in some cultures.

employment

Noun
when someone is paid to work for a company or organization:

The new factory should provide _____ for hundreds of workers.

frigid

Adjective
Intensely cold:

The _____ weather conditions are not good for skin.

inhabit

Verb
to live in a place:

Only birds _____ these remote islands.

integrate

Verb
(AWL) to mix with and join society or a group of people, often changing to suit their way of life, habits and customs:

Children usually find it easy to _____ into a new culture.

migrate

Verb
(AWL) to move from one place to another:

Thousands of workers _____ to this area each summer.

neighborhood

Noun
the area of a town that surrounds someone's home, or the people who live in this area:

There were lots of kids in my _____ when I was growing up.

occur

Verb
(AWL) to happen, especially something unexpected:

An accident may _____ if you don't drive carefully.

pioneer

Noun
a person who is one of the first people to do something:

Ahmed's uncle is a _____ in open heart surgery.

political

Adjective
connected with the state, government or public affairs:

There are two _____ parties in the U.S.A. - the Democratic Party and the Republican Party.

tradition

Noun
(AWL) a belief, or way of acting which people in a particular society or group have continued to follow for a long time:

It has been a long _____ to meet and celebrate Eid together with family members.

temperate

Noun
neither very hot nor very cold weather conditions:

Some fruits like olives grow well in _____ weather conditions.

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