AWL sublist 1 sentences
Academic Word List - Averil Coxhead, sentences - simple wikitionary
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This judge has the _____ to throw you in jail.
The actions of a business cannot be fully understood except in the _____ of a particular organisation.
The _____ of the mail was slowed by the snow storm.
Bananas are Ecuador's largest _____.
Generally, teachers have a lower _____ than business people.
The cost of _____ is higher than the cost of building materials.
The cost of petrol has increased seven _____ in the last month.
The job _____ high level of math skills.
There was a _____ drop in the price of gas today, causing drivers to line up at the pumps to fill up.
In life insurance, gender is an important _____ because men generally die younger than women.
I saw your car in the garage, so I _____ you were at home.
To change the _____, the government must have the agreement of 2/3 of the members of parliament.
It is possible that some of Shakespeare's ideas were _____ from other people.
The police are still seeking _____ to find out who the murderer is.
I showed him the picture and he _____ the man as his brother.
The students raised an important _____ in my last class, and I hope we can discuss it today.
Over the summer a change _____ in the eastern cities.
There is a formal decision-making process.
Service _____ jobs, such as restaurant jobs, are often low paying.
The new information showed that his _____ about growth was incorrect.
In today's test, we will be _____ your ability to write clearly.
His letter _____ of only three words.
Students often check _____ in their dictionaries.
British Telecom will give you an _____ of the cost before doing any work.
The army sometimes performs a policing _____.
The job _____ the use of special computer software.
My preferred _____ for contacting friends overseas is on the Internet.
The reporter _____ with the interview.
The police closed one _____ of the road because of the accident.
The _____ of her writing makes it very easy to understand.
Economics is quite interesting, but my _____ is more related to politics.
Italy has introduced the _____ of "parental leave" - time off work given to either parent to look after the child.
Weather forecasters use a lot of _____, but understanding the _____ is very difficult.
A good doctor will not only care for each of the patients but will also be able to _____ a good relationship with them.
The _____ for converting from kilograms to pounds is kg x 2.2
I don't think your _____ is what the writer meant.
We expected the change to cause a lot of problems, but in the end it wasn't as _____ as we had thought.
It goes against my _____ to ignore her.
Music plays an important _____ in the movie.
First I will talk about farming in general, and then I will talk about the _____ problems of wheat farming.
We've got a difficult situation here, and I'm not sure how to _____ it.
With the new job comes many new _____, such as dental and medical insurance.
The company will _____ 200 new jobs, rising to 520 over the next few years.
We have to do more to protect the _____ from pollution.
The government is giving _____ help to people buying houses.
This office assists whole families rather than _____ family members.
City council is planning new _____ regarding recycling.
The _____ at the movie theater said we should turn on phones off and be quiet, during the movie.
I try to _____ to emails as soon as I get them.
XYZ company can't supply these parts anymore, so we need to find a new _____.
We performed a detailed _____ of the relationship between the two companies and believe that they could form a strong partnership.
These forms are _____ from the local office.
If you would just sign this _____, the car will be yours.
The reduction in unemployment and continued _____ growth are good news for workers.
The main _____ in the success of our program is our excellent teachers.
The shaking of his body _____ to the audience that he was nervous about performing in front of them.
In Scotland it is _____ to get married at 16 years old.
There was a short _____ when my computer stopped working.
The last 10 years has provided a huge amount of _____ into a cure for cancer.
Canadian English is _____ to American English, but there are some small differences in pronunciation, and spelling.