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Unit 6 Academic Vocabulary
audience
character
climax
conflict
the intended reader of a piece
A person in a story
Most exciting moment of the story; turning point
A struggle between opposing forces
audience
the intended reader of a piece
character
A person in a story
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Unit 6 Academic Vocabulary
energetic (adj)
recover (v)
release (v)
role (n)
definition: very active... example: The children were very [...…
definition: to become healthy again after an illness or injur…
definition: to let something go... example: Our brains [...] ch…
definition: the use or function that something has... example:…
energetic (adj)
definition: very active... example: The children were very [...…
recover (v)
definition: to become healthy again after an illness or injur…
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Unit 6 academic vocabulary (6+)
Approximate ... (adjective)
Approximately... (Adverb)
Former... (Noun)
Former... (Adjective)
More or less accurate or correct... Synonyms: near, rough, almos…
Not exactly, but nearly... Synonyms: about, roughly ... We have __…
The first of two things mentioned... Synonyms: prior, previous,…
Having to do with the past... Synonyms: past, previous, prior... I…
Approximate ... (adjective)
More or less accurate or correct... Synonyms: near, rough, almos…
Approximately... (Adverb)
Not exactly, but nearly... Synonyms: about, roughly ... We have __…
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Unit 6 Academic Vocabulary
initiate
shifting
involve
deny
to begin or start something
moving or changing
to take part in something
to say something isn't true
initiate
to begin or start something
shifting
moving or changing
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Academic vocabulary - unit 6
put forward (an idea, view, opinion, t…
carry out (an experiment, research)
make up
be made up of
present... e.g in her latest article Kaufmann puts forward a the…
conduct... e.g I intend to carry out a series of experiments
constitute... e.g children under the age of 15 make up nearly ha…
consist of... e.g Parliament is made up of two houses
put forward (an idea, view, opinion, t…
present... e.g in her latest article Kaufmann puts forward a the…
carry out (an experiment, research)
conduct... e.g I intend to carry out a series of experiments
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Academic vocabulary, unit 6
residential
minimal
extended
desirable
Where people live (not business or industrial)
Not much
A lot, or for a long time
Nice, wanted
residential
Where people live (not business or industrial)
minimal
Not much
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Unit 6 Academic Vocabulary
array
square number
factor
composite number
an arrangement of objects in a regular pattern, usually in ro…
a number that is the product of a counting number multiplied…
one of two or more numbers that are multiplied to give a prod…
a counting number that has more than two different factors
array
an arrangement of objects in a regular pattern, usually in ro…
square number
a number that is the product of a counting number multiplied…
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Unit 6 - Academic Vocabulary
protest
inspect
aberrant
oblige
The expression of strong disagreement with or opposition to s…
Look closely at something/somebody, especially to check that…
Not usual or not socially acceptable
Force somebody to do something, by law, because it is a duty,…
protest
The expression of strong disagreement with or opposition to s…
inspect
Look closely at something/somebody, especially to check that…
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Academic Vocabulary Unit 6
circumstance
contribute
element
significant
an event or condition that affects a person
to give or add something, such as resources or ideas
a separate , identifiable part of of something
important; meaningful
circumstance
an event or condition that affects a person
contribute
to give or add something, such as resources or ideas
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Academic Vocabulary Unit 6
circumstance
contribute
element
significant
an event or condition that affects a person
to give or add something, such as resources or ideas
a separate , identifiable part of of something
important; meaningful
circumstance
an event or condition that affects a person
contribute
to give or add something, such as resources or ideas
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Unit 6: Academic Vocabulary
print source
digital source
efficiently
demonstrate
text that is printed on paper
text that is generated and stored through electronic technology
functioning in the best possible way, without wasting time
to clearly explain or show by giving examples
print source
text that is printed on paper
digital source
text that is generated and stored through electronic technology
Unit 6 Academic Vocabulary
arrange
context
freedom
interpret
to put things in a certain order
the parts nearby that help explain the meaning
not limited in what you do
to explain or tell what something means
arrange
to put things in a certain order
context
the parts nearby that help explain the meaning
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Unit 6 Vocabulary Words + Academic Vocabulary
excursion
discourse
accelerated
volatile
n. A brief pleasure outing
n. Exchange of words; conversation
adj. Made faster
adj. Changing often; unpredictable
excursion
n. A brief pleasure outing
discourse
n. Exchange of words; conversation
Unit 6 Academic Vocabulary
array
square number
factor
composite number
an arrangement of objects in a regular pattern, usually in ro…
a number that is the product of a counting number multiplied…
one of two or more numbers that are multiplied to give a prod…
a counting number that has more than two different factors
array
an arrangement of objects in a regular pattern, usually in ro…
square number
a number that is the product of a counting number multiplied…
12 terms
Academic Word Unit 6
Discourse
Explanation
Background
Confusion
Communication of thought by words; talk; conversation
A statement that makes something clear
Area behind text or objects; details about a particular subje…
- loss of ability to think rapidly and clearly; impaired judg…
Discourse
Communication of thought by words; talk; conversation
Explanation
A statement that makes something clear
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English Vocabulary For Academic Success, Unit 6
abstract (adj)
accurate (adj)
acknowledge (v)
aggregate (n)
formed in the mind, not in the physical world; theoretical
exact in performance or amount; free from error
to recognize the existence or reality of rights, authority, o…
units or parts collected together into a whole
abstract (adj)
formed in the mind, not in the physical world; theoretical
accurate (adj)
exact in performance or amount; free from error
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academic vocabulary list (unit 6)
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Rhetoric
Credibility
Appeal to emotion
Appeal to logic
Effective writing or speaking
Ethos
Credibility
Pathos
Appeal to emotion
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Academic Vocabulary List (Unit 6)
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Rhetoric
Appeals to an audience's sense of morality/trust; Achieved by…
An appeal to emotion. This is one of the fundamental strategi…
An appeal to reason. Logos is one of the fundamental strategi…
(n) the art or study of persuasion through speaking or writin…
Ethos
Appeals to an audience's sense of morality/trust; Achieved by…
Pathos
An appeal to emotion. This is one of the fundamental strategi…
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English Vocabulary for Academic Success - Unit 6 - Definitions
abstract
accurate
acknowledge
aggregate
formed in the mind, not int he physical world, theoretical
exact in performance or amount; free from error
to recognize the existence or reality of rights; authority or…
units or parts collected together into a whole
abstract
formed in the mind, not int he physical world, theoretical
accurate
exact in performance or amount; free from error
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Academic Vocabulary Unit 6
atone
credible
diligent
impoverished
(v.) to make up for
(adj.) believable
(adj.) hard working, industrious, not lazy
(adj.) poor, in a state of poverty
atone
(v.) to make up for
credible
(adj.) believable
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Academic Vocabulary List (Unit 6)
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Rhetoric
beliefs or character of a group
A quality that evokes pity or sadness
Appeal to logic
The art of using language effectively and persuasively
Ethos
beliefs or character of a group
Pathos
A quality that evokes pity or sadness
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Unit 6 Academic Vocab
argument
selection
organization
persuasive text
the reason or set of reasons given to persuade others to agre…
a text, or part of a text, that is being read and analyzed
how information or thoughts are organized and presented, comp…
a text, or article, written to persuade the reader to agree w…
argument
the reason or set of reasons given to persuade others to agre…
selection
a text, or part of a text, that is being read and analyzed
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Academic vocabulary list (unit6)
ethos
pathos
logos
rhetoric
One of the fundamental strategies of argumentation identified…
An appeal to emotion. This is one of the fundamental strategi…
An appeal based on logic or reason
Effective writing or speaking
ethos
One of the fundamental strategies of argumentation identified…
pathos
An appeal to emotion. This is one of the fundamental strategi…
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Academic Word List Unit 6
modify
norm
obtain
occupational
v. to change sth slightly, especially in order to make it mor…
n.a situation or a pattern of behaviour that is usual or expe…
v. to get sth, especially by making an effort.
adj professional and vocational
modify
v. to change sth slightly, especially in order to make it mor…
norm
n.a situation or a pattern of behaviour that is usual or expe…
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English Vocabulary for Academic Success - Unit 6 - Definitions
abstract
accurate
acknowledge
aggregate
formed in the mind, not int he physical world, theoretical
exact in performance or amount; free from error
to recognize the existence or reality of rights; authority or…
units or parts collected together into a whole
abstract
formed in the mind, not int he physical world, theoretical
accurate
exact in performance or amount; free from error
27 terms
Unit 6 Genetics Vocabulary - Academic Biology
Allele
Carrier
Codominance
Cross
One of a number of different forms of a gene.... They are repres…
A person who has one recessive allele for a trait, but does n…
If an organism is heterozygous, both traits are expressed tog…
To mate two organisms together.
Allele
One of a number of different forms of a gene.... They are repres…
Carrier
A person who has one recessive allele for a trait, but does n…
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Unit 6 Academic Vocabulary "Straight to the Point"
Compare
Contrast
Topic
Informative Text
(verb) Give an account of the similarities between two (or mo…
(verb) All the ways they are different.
(noun) A matter dealt with in a text, discourse, or conversat…
(noun) A text that informs the reader or explains something.
Compare
(verb) Give an account of the similarities between two (or mo…
Contrast
(verb) All the ways they are different.
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Academic Writing Vocabulary Unit 6
however
additionally
in fact
obviously
but
also
actually, precisely, really
easily seen, recognized, or understood
however
but
additionally
also
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Academic Vocabulary unit 6
Incorporate
Initiate
Unify
Manipulate
Make part of something
Start
Join
Control through clever moves
Incorporate
Make part of something
Initiate
Start
2 terms
Academic Vocabulary: Unit 6
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Unit 6 Academic Vocabulary
Federal court system
State court system
Court of appeals
Jurisdiction
tries cases relating to federal law, divided into districts a…
tries cases relating to state law, divided into local and sta…
hears cases of appeal from a lower court
the power of a court to try and decide a case
Federal court system
tries cases relating to federal law, divided into districts a…
State court system
tries cases relating to state law, divided into local and sta…
36 terms
Academic vocabulary unit 6
Reveal
Contain
Ancent
Unite
Previously unknown or secret information known to others
Have or hold something within
Belonging to the very distant past
Come together of or a common purpose or action
Reveal
Previously unknown or secret information known to others
Contain
Have or hold something within
Academic Vocabulary (Unit 6)
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Rhetoric
beliefs or character of a group
Appeal to emotion
Appeal to logic
Effective writing or speaking
Ethos
beliefs or character of a group
Pathos
Appeal to emotion
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Academic Vocabulary Unit 6
Circumstance
Contribute
Element
Singnificant
Some kids are in a dificult circumstance when they get lost
I contribute in charity giving money for billatina kids
Each element of a robot is essential because if not it doesn´…
It is singnificant that robots have sensors
Circumstance
Some kids are in a dificult circumstance when they get lost
Contribute
I contribute in charity giving money for billatina kids
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Academic Vocabulary Unit 6
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Rhetoric
Appeals to an audience's sense of morality/trust; Achieved by…
Appeal to emotion
Appeal to logic
Effective writing or speaking
Ethos
Appeals to an audience's sense of morality/trust; Achieved by…
Pathos
Appeal to emotion
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unit 6 academic vocabulary
ethos
pathos
logos
rhetoric
the characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as…
a quality that evokes pity or sadness.
Logos is a literary device that can be defined as a statement…
the art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing, espec…
ethos
the characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as…
pathos
a quality that evokes pity or sadness.
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Academic Vocabulary unit 6
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Rhetoric
the characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as…
a quality that evokes pity or sadness
the Word of God, or principle of divine reason and creative o…
the art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing, espec…
Ethos
the characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as…
Pathos
a quality that evokes pity or sadness
Academic vocabulary unit 6
Ethos
pathos
logos
rhetoric
The characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as…
A quality that evokes pity or sadness:
the Word of God, or principle of divine reason and creative o…
The art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing, espec…
Ethos
The characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as…
pathos
A quality that evokes pity or sadness:
12 terms
Academic Vocabulary Unit 6
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Rhetoric
the characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as…
a quality that evokes pity or sadness
a symbol or other design adopted by an organization to identi…
the art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing, espec…
Ethos
the characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as…
Pathos
a quality that evokes pity or sadness
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RCD Unit 6 Academic Vocabulary
assess
conclude
confirm
credible
A measure of the degree to which instructional objectives hav…
Decide by reasoning;... Infer
A tendency to search for information that confirms one's prec…
Believable
assess
A measure of the degree to which instructional objectives hav…
conclude
Decide by reasoning;... Infer
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Words to Learn By: Expanding Academic Vocabulary Unit 6
apply
develop
initial
strategy
To use knowledge or ability in a specific situation
To create or to grow into something larger or better
At the beginning or first
A plan of action or way to reach a goal
apply
To use knowledge or ability in a specific situation
develop
To create or to grow into something larger or better
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Academic Connections 3 Unit 6
art
craft
carpenter
craftsperson
the use of painting,drawing or sculpture to represent things…
a job or activity in which you use skills to create things wi…
A person who builds and repairs houses and other things made…
a person who s very skilled at a craft.
art
the use of painting,drawing or sculpture to represent things…
craft
a job or activity in which you use skills to create things wi…
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Academic English Vocabulary for International Students - Unit 6
abstract (adj)
accurate (adj)
acknowledge (v)
aggregate (n)
formed in the mind, not in the physical world; theoretical
exact in performance or amount; free from error
to recognize the existence or reality of rights, authority, o…
units or parts collected together into a whole
abstract (adj)
formed in the mind, not in the physical world; theoretical
accurate (adj)
exact in performance or amount; free from error
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Academic Language: Unit 6
Subjective
Valid
Alter
Alternative
A statement or attitude that is influenced by personal opinio…
A legal agreement; an opinion or position based on strong rea…
To change, or to make someone or something else change
Something you choose to do instead of something else
Subjective
A statement or attitude that is influenced by personal opinio…
Valid
A legal agreement; an opinion or position based on strong rea…
12 terms
Unit 6 Academic Words
structure
paraphrase
conflict
plot
how the information within a written text is organized
put in different words
The dramatic struggle between two forces in a story. Without…
Literary element that describes the structure of a story. It…
structure
how the information within a written text is organized
paraphrase
put in different words
12 terms
Unit 6 Academic Words
structure
paraphrase
conflict
plot
how the information within a written text is organized
put in different words
The dramatic struggle between two forces in a story. Without…
Literary element that describes the structure of a story. It…
structure
how the information within a written text is organized
paraphrase
put in different words
8 terms
Unit 6 academic words
brittle
innovative
a safeguard
discouraging
stiff but easily broken
new, different, and usually better
a method of protection from harm
causing a feeling of hopelessness or lack of confidence to co…
brittle
stiff but easily broken
innovative
new, different, and usually better
12 terms
Unit 6 Academic Vocabulary Quizlet
array
square number
factor
composite number
an arrangement of objects in a regular pattern, usually in ro…
a number that is the product of a counting number multiplied…
one of two or more numbers that are multiplied to give a prod…
a counting number that has more than two different factors
array
an arrangement of objects in a regular pattern, usually in ro…
square number
a number that is the product of a counting number multiplied…
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Academic Language: Unit 6
Subjective
Generalization
Valid
Compromise
an attitude influenced by personal opinion rather than facts
a statement that may be true in most, but not all, situations
a legally binding agreement or a well-supported claim
an agreement in which all parties both receive and concede a…
Subjective
an attitude influenced by personal opinion rather than facts
Generalization
a statement that may be true in most, but not all, situations
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Academic Vocab Unit 6
Ethos
Pathos
Logos
Rhetoric
Ethos is basically an appeal to credibility. The writer is se…
Appeal to emotion
Appeal to logic
Effective writing or speaking
Ethos
Ethos is basically an appeal to credibility. The writer is se…
Pathos
Appeal to emotion
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