Academic Word List Vocabulary F-M

This Academic Word List Vocabulary, F-M continues the Alphabetical Academic Word List Vocabulary,A-B  and the AWL Vocabulary C-E.   Each entry on the list gives a word form from the Academic Word List, with its part of speech, other family members, and the issue of our newsletter that discusses it and links to readings and activities to practice it.

See the Back Issues page to find that issue, and see Academic Vocabulary Word Lists for a list of the AWL words for each reading in issue 1-5, as well as related practice activity pages on this site.

  • issues 6-10 are on Academic Vocabulary Word List 2 

If you want, go directly to the H-I section or to the J-M section

Academic Word List Vocabulary: F-G -- in issue(s) #:

  • facilitate, v., facility, n., facilitation, n.-- 14 (to practice, see the back issues link above)
  • factors, n., factor-- 2, 9
  • features, n., feature, v., featured, adj.-- 4
  • federal, adj.-- 18
  • fee, n.-- 12
  • file, v. or n.-- 13
  • final, adj., finally, adv., finalize, v.-- 1, 4
  • financial, adj., financially, adv.-- 3, 4 
  • flexibility, n.,flexible, adj., flexibly, adv.-- 13 
  • fluctuations, n., fluctuate,v., fluctuating, adj.-- 11
  • focus, n. or v., focused, adj.-- 4, 9. 26
  • format, n. or v.-- 22
  • formula, n., formulate, v.-- 9
  • forthcoming, adj. -- 21
  • foundation, n., 3
  • founded, (from 'to found'),v. (a different verb than 'to find'), founding, adj.-- 13
  • framework, n.-- 10
  • function, n. or v., functional,adj., functioning, adj.,malfunction, n.-- 9
  • fundamental, adj., fundamentally, adv.-- 14, 16
  • funds, n., funding,adj., fund,v.-- 11
  • furthermore, adv.-- 2
  • gender, n.-- 18
  • generate, v.-- 12
  • generation, n.-- 4, 25
  • globe, n., global, adj., globally, adv.-- 6, 8
  • goals, n.-- 3
  • grade, n. or v., graded, adj.-- 10
  • granted, v., grant (n. or v.)-- 7
  • guarantee, n.or v., guaranteed, adj.-- 8
  • guidelines, n.-- 13, 29

AWL Vocabulary H-I 

  • hence, adv.-- 22
  • highlighted, adj. or v., highlight, v. or n., highlighting, n.-- 11
  • hypothesis, n., hypothesize, hypothetical--- 2
  • identical, adj., identically, identity,n.-- 6
  • identify, v., identifiable, adj.-- 3, 8, 9
  • ideology, n., ideological, adj.-- 5
  • ignore, v., ignorance,n, ignorant, adj., ignorantly, adv.-- 9, 32 (see Back Issues
  • illustrated, v. or adj., illustration,n.-- 7
  • image, n., imagery,n.-- 3, 8
  • immature, adj. (see mature)-- 18.
  • immigration,n. immigrate, v., immigrants,n.-- 19, 25
  • impact, n. (or v.), impacted,adj.-- 4
  • implement, v., implementation,n.-- 12
  • implications, n., implicate,v.-- 9
  • implicit, adj.implicitly, adv.-- 16
  • imply, implies, v.-- 22
  • impose, v., imposing,adj.-- 12, 25
  • inappropriate, adj.  (see appropriate)-- 2
  • incentive, n-- 12, 27
  • incidence, n., incident, n.,incidental, adj., incidentally, adv.-- 19
  • inclination, n., incline, v., inclined, adj.-- 22
  • income, n.-- 11
  • incompatible, adj.-- 13
  • inconceivable, adj. (see conceive)--1
  • inconclusive, adj. (see conclusion)-- 1
  • incorporated, adj, or v., incorporate, v., incorporation,n.-- 4
  • indefinite, adj. (see definite)-- 17
  • index, n. or v.-- 16
  • indicate, v., indication,n.-- 8
  • individual, n. or adj., individually-- 4, 9, 25
  • induced, adj. or  v., induce, v.-- 23
  • inevitably, adv, inevitable,adj.-- 3
  • infer, v., inference,n.-- 1
  • infinite, adj. (see finite), infinitely, adv.-- 17
  • infrastructure, n.-- 13
  • inherent, adj., inherently, adv.-- 22
  • inhibition, n., inhibit, v., inhibited, adj.-- 23
  • initial, adj., initially-- 10
  • initiative, n., initiate, v., initiation, n.-- 12
  • injury, n., injure, v., injured, adj.-- 23
  • innovation, n., innovate,v.,  innovative,adj.-- 4, 7, 8
  • input, n. or v.-- 8
  • insecure, adj., insecurity, n., (see secure)-- 3
  • insert, v., insertion, n.-- 18
  • insights, n., insightful-- 1, 8
  • inspection, n., inspect, inspector-- 1
  • instability, n. (see stability)-- 11
  • instance, n.-- 9
  • institute, v. or n., institution, institutional-- 13
  • instructions, n., instruct, v.,, instructional, adj., instructor, n.-- 10
  • insufficient, adj., (see sufficient)-- 12
  • integral, adj.-- 24
  • integration, n. integrate, v., integrated, adj.- 16, 26
  • integrity, n.-- 20
  • intelligence, n., intelligent, adj.-- 9, 27 
  • intensity, n., intense, adj., intensely, adv.,intensive, adj.-- 6
  • interaction, n., interact, v., interactive, adj.-- 8
  • intermediate, adj.-- 22, 28
  • internal, adj., internally, adv., internalize, v.-- 4
  • interpretation, n., interpret, v., interpretive, adj.-- 9,11, 25 
  • interval. n.-- 18
  • intervene, v., intervention,n.-- 18, 28
  • intrinsic, adj., intrinsically, adv.-- 9, 27
  • investigation, n., investigate, v.,investigative, adj. investigator,n.-- 1
  • investment, n., invest, v., investors,n.-- 13
  • invisible, adj.  (see visible)-- 11
  • invoke, v.-- 20
  • involve, adj. (or v.), involve, v., involvement-- 2
  • irrelevant, ajd. (see relevant)-- 11
  • irreversible, adj. (see reverse)-- 14
  • isolated, adj., isolate, v. isolation, n.-- 20
  • issues, n., issue, v.-- 2, 
  • items, n., itemize, v.-- 14

AWL Vocabulary J-M

  • job, n., jobless, adj.-- 3, 9
  • journal, n., journalist, n.-- 16
  • justification, n., justify, v., justified, adj., justifiable, adj., justifiably, adv.,unjustifiable, adj.-- 23
  • label, n. or v.-- 4, 25
  • labor, n., v., or adj. (Brit. labour)-- 3
  • layer, n.-- 18
  • lecture, n. or v., lecturer-- 11
  • legal, adj., legally-- 4 
  • legislation, n., legislate, legislative, legislator-- 11
  • levy, v. or n.-- 16
  • liberal, adj., liberally, adv., liberalize, v., liberalization, n.-- 21
  • license, n. or v., licensed, adj., unlicensed, adj.-- 19
  • likewise, adv.-- 22
  • link, n. or v., linked, adj., linking, adj.-- 1, 6, 9
  • location, n., locate, v.,local, adj. locally, adv.-- 3,8
  • logic, n., logical,adj., logically, adv.,logician, n.-- 5
  • maintenance, n. maintain, v.-- 4
  • major, adj, majority, n..-- 2, 4
  • malfunction, n., malfunctioning, adj. (see function)-- 9
  • manipulation, n., manipulate, v.,manipulative, adj.-- 6
  • manual, adj., manually, adv.-- 19, 33 (Back Issues)
  • marginal, adj., marginally, adv., margin, n.-- 20
  • mature, adj., immature, adj., maturely, adv.,maturity, n.-- 18
  • maximum, n., maximize,v., maximal, adj.-- 12
  • mechanism, n., mechanic,n. mechanical, adj.-- 8
  • media, n. (pl.)-- 7
  • mediation, n., mediate, v., mediator, n.-- 19
  • medical, adj., medically, adv.-- 2, 7
  • medium, adj. or n.-- 7
  • mental, adj., mentally, adv.-- 1, 9
  • method, n., methodical, adj.,methodology, n.-- 2, 4, 7
  • migration, n., migrate, v., migratory, adj. (see also immigration)-- 21
  • military, adj. or n.-- 5
  • minimal, adj., minimally, adv.-- 23
  • minimized, v.,past (minimize, v.), minimization, n.-- 14
  • minimum, m.-- 14
  • minorities (minority), n.-- 3
  • mode, n.-- 22
  • modified,adj. or v.(past-- or modify), modification, n., modifiable, adj.-- 22
  • monitoring, v. (pres participle), monitor, n. or v.-- 9
  • motivation, n. motive,n., motivate,v., motivational, adj.-- 1, 8, 27
  • mutual, adj., mutually, adv.-- 19

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