15 terms

Academic Word List - April 30th: week 1-3 review

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Consistent
(adj) Someone / something who always behaves in the same way, has the same attitudes towards people or things, or achieves the same level of success in something.
Specific
(adj.) connected to a particular area, problem, or subject
interpretation
(n.) an explanation/opinion about what something means
(n) the particular way a performer chooses to act a part, or a musician chooses to play a piece.
to assume
(v.) to suppose or believe something without evidence or proof
context
(n.) the circumstances, atmosphere, attitudes, and events surrounding a text which can help explain the meaning
structure
(n.) a building or the way something is set up or organised
similar
(adj) almost the same but not exactly the same
legal
(adj) relating to the law
to research
(v.) to study something carefully and try to discover new facts about it
process
(n.) a series of actions which are carried out in order to achieve a particular result.
(n.) (Science) a series of things which happen naturally and result in a biological or chemical change.
economic
(adj) concerned with the organisation of the money, industry, and trade of a country, region, or society.
analysis
(n.) a careful examination or study of something
policy
(n.) a set of ideas or plans that is used as a basis for making decisions, especially in politics, economics, or business.
significant
(adj) important and meaningful
assessment
(n.) thinking carefully about someone or something and making a judgment about them.