Academic Vocabulary in Context – Add

in addition — addition and subtraction — preservatives and additives — was added — to add and subtract — additional staff — a secret additive — added up — add the other dry ingredients — add in — an adding machine — then he added that — then she added on — additional charges


Insert the correct phrase in the correct space. There are fourteen answers. Work out meaning from context. Learn phrases (not just individual words!

1.Children are taught …. before they are taught to multiply and divide.

2. The first part of the novel was written before the Second World War and the second part ……….. later.

3. She …… the bill ….… the service charge and sales tax.

4. Mix the raw egg with the melted butter then ……… and mix them in.

5. There are too many ………… so I don’t buy that kind of thing any more.

6. …………. are usually learned before multiplication and division.

7. If there are any ……… the customer should be informed before the purchase has been made.

8. The manager said that ………. would be required so we put an advertisement in the newspaper.

9. If you …………. The cost of parking, it is not really worth driving to work.

10. He told us where most of the accommodation was to be found ..… it wasn’t very good.

11. Employees are paid a monthly salary and ………… a housing allowance and a bonus on completion of the contract.

12. The beverage originally contained ………. which was apparently cocaine.

13. The original computer was just ………… and it could do a limited number of things.

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34 Responses to “Academic Vocabulary in Context – Add”

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  1. Emad kamel says:

    Excellent work thank you

  2. Jane debono says:

    1To add and subtract. 2 was added 3 added up added on 4add the other dry ingredients 5preservetivies and additives 6 addition and subtraction 7additional charges 8 additional staff 9added up 10 then he added that 11 in addition 12 a secret additive 13 an adding machine

  3. halashkar says:

    it is great ,difficult somehow

  4. pedro homes says:

    Interesting lesson, but not easy at all

  5. Luong Dinh Huyen says:

    I want to finish this exercise, but it’s really difficult to me.
    Thank anyway,

  6. Duniya says:

    It’s awesome but it’s hard for me.

  7. Lubor says:

    great exercise, I am going to use it for my students

  8. rajesh chauriya says:

    interesting exercise.

  9. Janet Ivanova says:

    Oh! I did only 3 mistakes. It is not so easy, but I could understand the meaning of the expressions by the other part of the sentences! Great!
    Thank you!

  10. Bruno says:

    I can’t insert the answers in the spaces.

  11. Maitylah Nambahin says:

    I like the exercise. I got all correct.

  12. jose coria says:

    I got thirteen out of thirteen. I took me little while, but the context of the sentence give me the information to add the right one as to the whole sentence, thanks.

  13. Abeer says:

    Interesting exercise. I did no mistakes
    thanks

  14. nihal says:

    Very useful test with valuable words
    Thanks alot

  15. Mabel says:

    I got thirteen out of fourteen. It’s rather easy but I had to think a little. Good exercise. Thanks.

  16. Tseegii says:

    Thank you it is very useful. I will use it for my students

  17. Maygualida says:

    1- Children are taught to add and subtract before they taught to multiply and divide.
    2-The first part of the novel was written before the second world war and the second part was added later.
    3-She added up the bill then she added on the service charge and sales tax.
    4-Mix the raw egg with the melted butter then add the other dry ingredients and mix them in.
    5-There are too many preservatives and additives so I don’t buy that kind of thing any more.
    6-Addition and subtraction are usually learned before multiplication and division.
    7-If there are any additional charges the customer should be informed before the purchase has been made.
    8-The manager said that additional staff would be required so we put an advertisement in the newspaper.
    9-If you added up the cost of parking,it is not really worth driving to work.
    10-He told us where most of the accommodation was to be found then he added that it wasn’t very good.
    11-Employees are paid a monthly salary and in addition a housing allowance and a bonus and completion of the contract.
    12-The beverages originally contained a secret additive wich was apparently cocaine.
    13-The original computer was just an adding machine and I could do a limited number of things.

  18. Bala says:

    Really useful

  19. ahmed Rahoual says:

    i did them all.
    very interesting, thanks a lot.
    i will use them for my exam

  20. Aljermi says:

    Interesting exersice.
    Thanks

  21. Sure, It was interesting in exercise,, but this lesson need deep constration to learn….thanks a lot…

  22. Tan Chwi Bee says:

    Interesting exercise. Quite difficult to me to score all. Thanks a lot.

  23. Tu ring says:

    ????????????

  24. Tu ring says:

    I am suck at English how can I do becomes English native speaker learn ????????

  25. Tu ring says:

    Help help

  26. It is good exercise for me

  27. sahan says:

    I worked this it, It’s very funny and educated task. Um really enjoy with it 🙂

  28. husaini says:

    It is very useful for me to improve my grammar ability

  29. Hodan says:

    it is very useful for me and advance thinking.

  30. Wilder says:

    In fact this is a good way ti learn only that I almost never have been un here

  31. Soe Su Kyi says:

    I got only 3, I’m trying and fightting , thanks.

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