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

For explanations and practice with many individual AWL words, see also 

  • Printable Crossword Puzzles (CrP--arranged by newsletter, so you’ll know which vocabulary each emphasizes. Get quick practice with many words at once.)

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 (& see Soc-- yellow box above)
  • 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 (& see WrW-- yellow box above)
  • 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 (& see TC-- yellow box above)
  • implement, v., implementation,n.-- 12
  • implications, n., implicate,v.-- 9
  • implicit, adj.implicitly, adv.-- 16 (& see WrW-- yellow box above)
  • imply, implies, v.-- 22 (See WrW)
  • 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 (& see SH-- yellow box above)
  • 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 (& see TC-- yellow box above)
  • input, n. or v.-- 8
  • insecure, adj., insecurity, n., (see secure)-- 3
  • insert, v., insertion, n.-- 18
  • insights, n., insightful-- 1, 8 (& see 19 AW-- yellow box above)
  • inspection or inspector, ns., inspect, v.-- 1  (& see SH-- yellow box above)
  • 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 (& see WrW-- yellow box above)
  • 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 (& see WrW-- yellow box above)
  • interval. n.-- 18
  • intervene, v., intervention,n.-- 18, 28
  • intrinsic, adj., intrinsically, adv.-- 9, 27
  • investigation, n., investigate, v.,investigative, adj. investigator,n.-- 1 (& see SH-- yellow box above)
  • 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 (& see SH-- yellow box above)
  • 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 (& see WrW-- yellow box above)
  • 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 (& see Soc-- yellow box above)
  • 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 (& see Soc-- yellow box above)
  • minimum, m.-- 14
  • minorities (minority), n.-- 3
  • mode, n.-- 22
  • modified,adj. or v.(past-- or modify), modification, n., modifiable, adj.-- 22 (& see Soc-- yellow box above)
  • monitoring, v. (pres participle), monitor, n. or v.-- 9
  • motivation, n. motive,n., motivate,v., motivational, adj.-- 1, 8, 27 (& see 19 AW-- yellow box above)
  • mutual, adj., mutually, adv.-- 19

Go to AWL Vocabulary N-R.

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