25 Academic English Words You Should Know (with English subtitles)

Here are 25 most common academic vocabulary words used in English from The Academic Word List.

The Academic Word List contains words which appear with high frequency in English academic texts. It was compiled by Averil Coxhead at the Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.

This video is a useful vocabulary lesson for those who are going to take IELTS and TOEFL. You're going to learn each word, its meaning, part of speech and example sentence. It's highly recommended that you learn the other words in the word family and build your vocabulary.

25 most popular academic words
  1. Alternative
  2. Assessment
  3. Benefit
  4. Complex
  5. Concept
  6. Conclusion
  7. Conduct
  8. Consistent
  9. Context
  10. Coordination
  11. Environment
  12. Estimate
  13. Factor
  14. Function
  15. Identified
  16. Impact
  17. Indicate
  18. Investment
  19. Major
  20. Method
  21. Occur
  22. Potential
  23. Primary
  24. Range
  25. Significant