Academic English Advanced Words


Group 4


Fill in the blanks with the correct word.
   faction      impacting      intellectually      narrow      punishment      ray      relax      unscheduled      upset      yield   
  1. Albert Einstein once said that if people are good only because they fear [], and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed.
  2. Traditionally, the Chinese agricultural strategy was to apply human labor intensively to the lands which would [] the greatest return.
  3. My grandparents like to [] by working in the garden.
  4. The plane had to make an [] stop in Santa Fe when a passenger had a heart attack.
  5. Your girlfriend's parents phoned and they were very [] when she didn't come home by midnight.
  6. The construction of roads along the stream to carry logging trucks into the forest is seriously [] important salmon habitat.
  7. The leader of a radical [] of the I.R.A. has promised to sabotage the peace talks.
  8. There is a [] of hope that some passengers may have survived the plane crash.
  9. Working as a janitor pays well, but I certainly don't find it very [] challenging.
  10. If the roof of your mouth is [], you are more likely to snore because you are not getting enough oxygen through your nose.

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