Academic Word List


Academic Word List (AWL) is a 55-lesson course designed to equip students with essential vocabulary required to understand academic contexts.

Lesson Flow

AWL course consists of 55 lessons each of which includes five parts.

  1. Pronunciation: The correct pronunciation of the word is presented.
  2. Collocations and sample sentences: Each word is presented with its synonyms, collocations and a sample sentence.
  3. Gap Fill: There are ten questions in this part and students fill in the gaps with the words within given time. Then, answers are both shown and read aloud.
  4. Multiple Choice: This part includes ten questions. Students choose the best choice among three options. Answers are presented visually and orally.
  5. Restatement (Paraphrasing): In this part, students are given another set of ten sentences and they are asked to find the word or the phrase which restates the given sentences.

Sample Lesson



Academic Word List

  • 55 video lessons
  • multiple choice tests
  • gap fill exercises
  • restatement activities
  • simple and easy to follow layout
  • mobile friendly responsive design
  • 180 days unlimited access