Academic Word List Set 4a

Click on a number in the grid to see the clue or clues for that number. Complete the crossword, then click on "Check" to check your answer. If you are stuck, you can click on "Hint" to get a free letter.
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1. main; most important; basic
6. to get something
7. a variety of similar things
9. having the ability to develop in the future
11. a belief, custom, or way of doing things that is very old
12. a place where a building will be in the future
13. to make and enforce official rules
14. related to places where people live


2. to control something or someone
3. look carefully at soemthing to get a general impression
4. to check something regularly and fix it if necessary
5. to under or think of something in a particular way
8. to begin to use a system or policy
10. a single piece of something
12. looked for something (past tense verb form of 'seek')