Oxford Word Skills Intermediate L50
I can describe university life
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I enjoy academic subjects like history.
connected to education, especially school or university.
Undergraduates usually do a three-year course.
a university student studying for their their degree.
She's an Oxford graduate. He graduated last year.
a person who has finished their degree (when they finish, they graduate v).
You can ask your tutor for advice on your work.
sb who teaches and looks after a student or a small group of students.
She's a professor of law.
the highest level of teacher in a university.
I went to an interesting lecture on Italian politics.
a talk given to a large group to leach them a subject (the person is a lecturer n).
Are you going to the seminar this morning?
a class at a university where a small group discuss a subject with a tutor.
We had a great debate. a formal discussion.
You have to attend lectures.
go to sth, or be present at sth.
Don't forget to take notes.
write words quickly to help you remember sth.
Try to read widely.
read a lot of different kinds of books.
write a thesis
I'm writing a thesis on global warming.
do a long piece of writing on a particular academic subject.
You do research for a PhD.
do a long and careful study of a subject.
We don't have exams; it's all continuous assessment.
a way of judging students by looking at the work they do during the year.
a place for someone to stay, live or work
Adaptable to new, changing, or developing circumstances
away from home
in a different place from your home,
OPP at home.
the right or ability to say or do what you want.
the possibility to do sth that you want to do. SYN chance.
hall of residence
(in universities) a building where students live.
sad because you are away from home and you miss it.
be in control of sth.
money you pay for the professional advice or service of a doctor, lawyer, etc, (tuition fees are the money that you pay to be taught).
If you take out a loan, you borrow money, usually from a bank.
money that an organization gives sb to help them study.
able to change easily, flexibility N.
the process of studying sth again to prepare for an exam, revise V.