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Vocabulary Levels Test v.2
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Schmitt, Schmitt
& Clapham, 2001
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LEVELS TEST (RECOGNITION)
    2000 level
1. copy
2. event end or highest point
3. motor this moves a car
4. pity thing made to be like another
5. profit
6. tip
1. accident
2. debt loud deep sound
3. fortune something you must pay
4. pride having a high opinion of yourself
5. roar
6. thread

1. coffee
2. disease money for work
3. justice a piece of clothing
4. skirt using the law in the right way
5. stage
6. wage
1. clerk
2. frame a drink
3. noise office worker
4. respect unwanted sound
5. theatre
6. wine

1. dozen
2. empire chance
3. gift twelve
4. opportunity money paid to the government
5. relief
6. tax
1. admire
2. complain make wider or longer
3. fix bring in for the first time
4. hire have a high opinion of someone
5. introduce
6. stretch

1. arrange
2. develop grow
3. lean put in order
4. owe like more than something else
5. prefer
6. seize
1. blame
2. elect make
3. jump choose by voting
4. manufacture become like water
5. melt
6. threaten

1. ancient
2. curious not easy
3. difficult very old
4. entire related to God
5. holy
6. social
1. bitter
2. independent beautiful
3. lovely small
4. merry liked by many people
5. popular
6. slight


    3000 Level
1. bull
2. champion formal and serious manner
3. dignity winner of a sporting event
4. hell building where valuable objects are shown
5. museum
6. solution
1. blanket
2. contest holiday
3. generation good quality
4. merit wool covering used on beds
5. plot
6. vacation

1. comment
2. gown long formal dress
3. import goods from a foreign country
4. nerve part of the body which carries feeling
5. pasture
6. tradition
1. administration
2. angel group of animals
3. frost spirit who serves God
4. herd managing business and affairs
5. fort
6. pond

1. atmosphere
2. counsel advice
3. factor a place covered with grass
4. hen female chicken
5. lawn
6. muscle
1. abandon
2. dwell live in a place
3. oblige follow in order to catch
4. pursue leave something permanently
5. quote
6. resolve

1. assemble
2. attach look closely
3. peer stop doing something
4. quit cry out loudly in fear
5. scream
6. toss
1. drift
2. endure suffer patiently
3. grasp join wool threads together
4. knit hold firmly with your hands
5. register
6. tumble

1. brilliant
2. distinct thin
3. magic steady
4. naked without clothes
5. slender
6. stable
1. aware
2. blank usual
3. desperate best or most important
4. normal knowing what is happening
5. striking
6. supreme


    5000 Level
1. analysis
2. curb eagerness
3. gravel loan to buy a house
4. mortgage small stones mixed with sand
5. scar
6. zeal
1. cavalry
2. eve small hill
3. ham day or night before a holiday
4. mound soldiers who fight from horses
5. steak
6. switch

1. circus
2. jungle musical instrument
3. nomination seat without a back or arms
4. sermon speech given by a priest in a church
5. stool
6. trumpet
1. artillery
2. creed a kind of tree
3. hydrogen system of belief
4. maple large gun on wheels
5. pork
6. streak

1. chart
2. forge map
3. mansion large beautiful house
4. outfit place where metals are made and shaped
5. sample
6. volunteer
1. contemplate
2. extract think about deeply
3. gamble bring back to health
4. launch make someone angry
5. provoke
6. revive

1. demonstrate
2. embarrass have a rest
3. heave break suddenly into small pieces
4. obscure make somone feel shy or nervous
5. relax
6. shatter
1. correspond
2. embroider exchange letters
3. lurk hide and wait for someone
4. penetrate feel angry about something
5. prescribe
6. resent

1. decent
2. frail weak
3. harsh concerning a city
4. incredible difficult to believe
5. municipal
6. specific
1. adequate
2. internal enough
3. mature fully grown
4. profound alone away from other things
5. solitary
6. tragic


    Academic Vocabulary
1. area
2. contract written agreement
3. definition way of doing something
4. evidence reason for believing something is or is not true
5. method
6. role
1. debate
2. exposure plan
3. integration choice
4. option joining something into a whole
5. scheme
6. stability

1. access
2. gender male or female
3. implementation study of the mind
4. license entrance or way in
5. orientation
6. psychology
1. accumulation
2. edition collecting things over time
3. guarantee promise to repair a broken product
4. media feeling a strong reason or need to do something
5. motivation
6. phenomenon

1. adult
2. exploitation end
3. infrastructure machine used to move people or goods
4. schedule list of things to do at certain times
5. termination
6. vehicle
1. alter
2. coincide change
3. deny say something is not true
4. devote describe clearly and exactly
5. release
6. specify

1. correspond
2. diminish keep
3. emerge match or be in agreement with
4. highlight give special attention to something
5. invoke
6. retain
1. bond
2. channel make smaller
3. estimate guess the number or size of something
4. identify recognizing and naming a person or thing
5. mediate
6. minimize

1. explicit
2. final last
3. negative stiff
4. professional meaning 'no' or 'not'
5. rigid
6. sole
1. abstract
2. adjacent next to
3. controversial added to
4. global concerning the whole world
5. neutral
6. supplementary


    10,000 Level
1. alabaster
2. chandelier small barrel
3. dogma soft white stone
4. keg tool for shaping wood
5. rasp
6. tentacle
1. benevolence
2. convoy kindness
3. lien set of musical notes
4. octave speed control for an engine
5. stint
6. throttle

1. bourgois
2. brocade middle class people
3. consonant row or level of something
4. prelude cloth with a pattern or gold or silver threads
5. stupor
6. tier
1. alcove
2. impetus priest
3. maggot release from prison early
4. parole medicine to put on wounds
5. salve
6. vicar

1. alkali
2. banter light joking talk
3. coop a rank of British nobility
4. mosaic picture made of small pieces of glass or stone
5. stealth
6. viscount
1. dissipate
2. flaunt steal
3. impede scatter or vanish
4. loot twist the body about uncomfortably
5. squirm
6. vie

1. contaminate
2. cringe write carelessly
3. immerse move back because of fear
4. peek put something under water
5. relay
6. scrawl
1. blurt
2. dabble walk in a proud way
3. dent kill by squeezing someone's throat
4. pacify say suddenly without thinking
5. strangle
6. swagger

1. illicit
2. lewd immense
3. mammoth against the law
4. slick wanting revenge
5. temporal
6. vindictive
1. indolent
2. nocturnal lazy
3. obsolete no longer used
4. torrid clever and tricky
5. translucent
6. wily


End of test.