Academic Vocabulary: Exercise 12 - Vocabulary Quiz

Academic Vocabulary – Exercise 12 Enter the letter into the box from the word that matches the following definitions.

1. a tax on imported products a. agenda
2. action by a government to penalize another country b. ban
3. extra money left over after debts have been paid c. campaign
4. to prohibit or forbid d. coverage
5. to make stronger e. deficit
6. to move strongly forward or upward f. ethical
7. organized actions presenting a candidate for election g. fund
8. person currently holding office h. incumbent
9. to compete in a race or election i. intensify
10. the number of people who attend an event j. intravenously
11. result of spending more money than is taken in k. run
12. considered moral and right l. mandate
13. into a vein m. negotiate
14. money for a specific purpose n. sanction
15. protection through insurance o. surge
16. supporter p. surplus
17. to start q. tariff
18. authority to apply policies; to require r. trigger
19. list of topics to be discussed at a meeting s. turnout
20. discuss and try to come to an agreement t. proponent

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