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Positive and Negative Adjective Opposites Matching Game

Match these positive and negative adjective opposites to practice more academic vocabulary.

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Free Word Search Puzzles for Academic Vocabulary +

These free word search puzzles make it fun to review important academic vocabulary—or see how much you can recognize!

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Academic Vocabulary

Why learn academic vocabulary? It's the 'language' you need for university studies, English tests, professional work, and business dealing with the English-speaking world.

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Science Crossword Puzzles: Why Shouldn't Vocabulary Practice Be Fun?

Try these science crossword puzzles to enjoy practicing basic English science vocabulary.

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Unscramble Words Nouns 1

Play unscramble words- nouns to practice recognizing some important nouns (and noun suffixes.)

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Unscramble Words

Play these unscramble words games to practice spelling and increase your recognition of prefixes, suffixes, and common academic vocabulary.

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Reading Comprehension Test Practice: Creativity and Connections

Use these questions to practice for a reading comprehension test or just to check your understanding of the fascinating TED talk “Where Ideas Come From.”

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Idioms from Shakespeare: a Matching Game

Match these idioms from Shakespeare with their meanings. These Shakespeare phrases are still common in conversation. How many can you understand?

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Root, Prefix and Suffix Worksheets for Individual Study

Learn and practice the most important building blocks of English words with these simple root, prefix, and suffix worksheets.

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Root, Prefix, and Suffix Worksheets

These root, prefix, and suffix worksheets can help students understand and practice root and affix use, including the ways suffixes change word parts of speech and meanings.

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