Essay writing vocabulary book in pdf

List of vocabulary words for writing great essays book in PDF

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Advantages & Disadvantages ...................................................................................6

1. Writing about advantages ........................................................................................6

2. Writing about disadvantages ...................................................................................7

Agreeing .....................................................................................................................9

1. To agree with someone or something......................................................................9

2. To partly agree with someone or something ..........................................................10

3. When a group of people agree ..............................................................................10

Aim or Purpose.........................................................................................................12

1. Ways of saying what the aim or purpose of something is.......................................12

2. Words meaning aim or purpose.............................................................................13

Approximate / Exact .................................................................................................15

1. Words meaning approximately ..............................................................................15

2. Words meaning exactly .........................................................................................16

Causes ......................................................................................................................18

1. To cause something to happen..............................................................................18

2. Ways of saying that something is caused by another thing....................................20

3. To be one of the things that cause something to happen.......................................20

Certainty & Uncertainty............................................................................................23

1. Ways of saying that you are certain about something ............................................23

2. Ways of saying that you are not certain about something ......................................24

Comparing & Contrasting ........................................................................................26

1. What you say when comparing things or people....................................................26

2. To compare things or people .................................................................................27

Concluding ...............................................................................................................29

1. What you say when concluding your essay or argument .......................................29

2. Saying again what your aims were at the conclusion of an essay ..........................30

Decreasing................................................................................................................31

1. To decrease ..........................................................................................................31

2. To make something decrease ...............................................................................32

3. A decrease ............................................................................................................34

4. When something stops decreasing ........................................................................35

Disagreeing...............................................................................................................36

1. To disagree with someone or with an opinion ........................................................36

2. When people disagree about something................................................................37

3. Causing disagreement...........................................................................................37

 

Effects .......................................................................................................................39

1. Words meaning effect............................................................................................39

2. To affect something or someone ...........................................................................40

Emphasizing .............................................................................................................42

1. What you say when emphasizing that something is important ...............................42

2. Ways of emphasizing one person or thing more than others .................................43

3. To emphasize something.......................................................................................44

Explaining .................................................................................................................45

1. What you say when you are explaining something ................................................45

2. Words meaning to explain something ....................................................................46

Giving Example ........................................................................................................48

1. What you say when giving an example..................................................................48

2. What you say when there are a lot of other examples of something ......................49

3. To give something or someone as an example......................................................50

Giving Exceptions ....................................................................................................51

1. Ways of saying that something or someone is an exception ..................................51

2. Someone or something that is not included ...........................................................52

Giving Opinions........................................................................................................53

1. What you say when giving your opinion about something......................................53

2. Ways of saying what another person’s opinion is ..................................................54

3. To say what your opinion is about something ........................................................55

Giving Reasons ........................................................................................................56

1. What you say when giving reasons for something .................................................56

2. Words meaning reason .........................................................................................57

3. A reason that does not seem believable ................................................................59

Increasing .................................................................................................................60

1. To increase............................................................................................................60

2. To make something increase.................................................................................61

3. An increase ...........................................................................................................63

4. When something does not increase, or stops increasing .......................................65

Linking Parts Of A Sentence ...................................................................................66

1. Words meaning 'and' or 'also' ................................................................................66

2. Words meaning 'because'......................................................................................67

3. Words meaning 'but' or 'although' ..........................................................................69

4. Words meaning 'if' .................................................................................................71

5. Words meaning 'in order to' ...................................................................................72

6. Words meaning 'or'................................................................................................73

7. Words meaning 'therefore'.....................................................................................74

Listing & Ordering....................................................................................................77

1. What you say when ordering a group of things that you want to mention...............77

2. Ways of introducing a list of reasons, causes, points etc .......................................79

 

Making Generalizations ...........................................................................................81

1 .Ways of saying that something is true about most people or things .......................81

2. To say that something is true about most people or things ....................................83

Problems & Solutions ..............................................................................................84

1. Problems ...............................................................................................................84

2. Small problems......................................................................................................86

3. Solutions ...............................................................................................................87

Quoting People.........................................................................................................90

Ways of quoting what someone has said...................................................................90

Reffering ...................................................................................................................92

1. Referring to an earlier part of an essay, report etc .................................................92

2. Referring to a later part of an essay, report etc......................................................93

3. Referring to another piece of work.........................................................................94

Related / Unrelated...................................................................................................97

1. Ways of saying that two things are related ............................................................97

2. Related to what is being discussed........................................................................99

3. Not related.............................................................................................................99

4. Not related to what you are discussing ................................................................ 100

Showing & Proving ................................................................................................ 102

1. To show that something is true ............................................................................ 102

2. To show that something is likely .......................................................................... 104

3. To show that something is untrue ........................................................................ 105

Study & Research................................................................................................... 106

1. To study something in order to try to find out more about it ................................. 106

2. The work of studying something .......................................................................... 107

3. A piece of writing by someone who is studying a subject..................................... 109

4. The results of someone's research ...................................................................... 110

Subjects & Topics .................................................................................................. 111

1. Ways of saying what the subject of something is ................................................. 111

2. Words meaning subject ....................................................................................... 112

 

 

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