Academic Vocabulary in Context – Add – Answer Page

1. Education and Mathematics

1.Children are taught to add and subtract before they are taught to multiply and divide.

2. History and Literature

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

3. Accounting

3. She added up the bill then she added on the service charge and sales tax.

4. Cooking

4. Mix the raw egg with the melted butter then add the other dry ingredients and mix them in.

5. Health Advice

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

6. Mathematics

6. Addition and subtraction are usually learned before multiplication and division.

7. Customer Service

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

8. Employment

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

9. Economics

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

Link to audio – the water car

10. Accommodation

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

Do you know where to stay in your city if you don’t have anybody to stay with?


Check into a Hotel – audio

11. Government and Housing

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

12. Product Development

12. The beverage originally contained a secret ingredient which was apparently cocaine.

13. History and Computers and Numbers

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

Note – Headings

Did you notice the headings? The headings add context to the vocabulary phrases so you can learn the vocabulary in context. Much of meaning is in context and you should learn a phrase rather than just an individual word.

How did you score?

Tell us what your score was. What mark did you get out of fourteen. Write it in the comments section below. Write it like this:

I aced it. I got full marks. I got fourteen out of fourteen!

I got ten out of fourteen. I did reasonably well.

I only got four. I did not do so well.

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52 Responses to “Academic Vocabulary in Context – Add – Answer Page”

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  1. soe su kyi says:

    I got 3, I didn’t dowell.

  2. Jesus says:

    I got twelve out of fourteen.

  3. Adil says:

    I got twelve out of fourteen. I did reasonably well.

  4. rahim says:

    i got 10 out off 14

  5. Hodan says:

    i got 9 out of fourteen, very interesting, big thanks

  6. Sure, very strong….

  7. Reni says:

    I got eight out of fourteen. I did good.

  8. antonio says:

    I have got 10

  9. NETSAENT BEKELE says:

    it is very helpful. i have got 11. reasonably good!

  10. Preeti Billa says:

    I scored full. It was a very good exercise.

  11. Chetta says:

    I also got fourteen our of fourteen. I couldn’t insert the correct answer directly on the test. I had to copy and paste . Can you tell me why?
    Thank you.
    chetta

  12. Hilda Dogani says:

    I aced it. I got full marks. I got fourteen out of fourteen!

  13. yus says:

    i got 9, that is very interenting. Thanks

  14. P Mario says:

    I got eleven.
    That’s very fun!
    Thank you!

  15. TALEA says:

    I took my time to answer. It was really interesting. I got 14 out of 14!

  16. TALEA says:

    I aced it. I got full marks. I got fourteen out of fourteen!

  17. shaker says:

    Very good
    Thank you

  18. olga says:

    I got 10.5 out of 14. I did reasonably well

  19. marzuki says:

    Very good exercises and helping me to improve my english vocabulary, i’m scored 11 out of 14.
    TQ

  20. Nelly says:

    I got 13 out of 14 . I didn’t notice the blank space in number 3.

  21. Chetta Rella says:

    Good morning I was not able to insert the answers . Can you help me, please?
    Thank you.

  22. Rohini says:

    I got 11 out of 14.

  23. Lorenzo Depascale says:

    I got fourteen out of fourteen!

  24. jabri says:

    Really’ i got 11 out of 14.

  25. yus says:

    Cool….
    I only got 11 out of 13 point. I was failed in no. 10 and 11.
    interesting and need concentration. i will do better on the next session

  26. moluty says:

    i got only 10 out of fourteen.but will try to get full mark in next section.

  27. jai says:

    I got 7 out of 13. I need to improve myself

  28. Rama says:

    I got 10 points out of 14. Thank you.

  29. Sally Salah says:

    I got 14 out of 14 🙂
    thanks for this good, helpful, fabulous test 🙂

  30. Laur says:

    I got 11 out of 13

  31. Eduard says:

    I have got 11 out of 13
    It was not too complicated, but interesting and required some concentration
    Thank you

  32. Mapy says:

    I’ve got 12 out of 14. Pretty good, right?

  33. Celal Senturk says:

    I got 12 out of 14. I thing it’s not too bad.

  34. Mark White says:

    There are thirteen questions but there are fourteen answers.

    Number three has two answers, so it is thirteen plus one!

  35. Priyanka says:

    13 out of 14

  36. Efryl says:

    The total score is 14 because number 3 question has 2 answers. I got 11, not bad.

  37. Seham Ammar says:

    I got 9 out of 14 …. Thanks

  38. Jura says:

    I aced it. I got full marks. I got fourteen out of fourteen!
    Thank you for the test.My only deception is (is it correct to say like this in English?) that I still am unable to formulate these kind of sentences myself. I need practice, practice and practice. Your nice website is one of tools helping me in my task. 🙂

  39. Roman says:

    I got 13 out of 13.
    Thanks it’s a fabulous exercise.

  40. I got 12 out of 14….FYI… it’s not 14.. Check it out… thank u

  41. Ankit Shah says:

    I got 9 out of 13 but with the help of the list.

  42. Natalia says:

    I aced it. I got full marks. I got fourteen out of fourteen!

  43. Nidal says:

    first of all the questions were 13 not 14, so, I got 6 out of 13
    I will try strongly to better myself at this phreses

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