Academic English Advanced Words


Group 4


Fill in the blanks with the correct word.
   faction      impact      intellectual      narrow      punish      rays      relaxation      unscheduled      upsetting      yield   
  1. Alexander Graham Bell once said, "Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's [] do not burn until brought to a focus."
  2. This year's [] of apples was the best we've ever had.
  3. The Chinese art of tai chi emphasizes complete [], and can be considered a form of meditation.
  4. The airliner had to make an [] stop in Gander when a drunk passenger became unruly.
  5. It was extremely [] for the murder victim's parents to see pictures of the murder scene on the news.
  6. Vietnam is a long country, wide at both ends, and very [] in the middle.
  7. The craters on the moon were created by the [] of meteorites.
  8. In the thirteenth century, the church was seen as the supreme authority, not only in regards to faith and morals, but also in [] and political affairs.
  9. In 1942, Ren Cassin of France urged that an international court be created to [] those guilty of war crimes.
  10. The leader of the largest rebel [] has expressed little interest in negotiating with the present government.

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