Wordlist: University basics - List 4

 

1. Wordlist

 
    • scientific[ˈsaɪənˌtɪfək](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • having the quality of being derived from, or consistent with, the scientific method
    • Example:
      • She's writing a paper about scientific research.
    • dissertation, dissertations[ˌdɪsəˈteɪʃən](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a formal exposition of a subject, especially a research paper that students write in order to complete the requirements for a doctoral degree
    • Example:
      • His dissertation comprises over 200 pages.
      • Synonym(s):
        doctoral thesis
  • certificate
    • certificate, certificates[səˈtɪfɪkɪt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a document containing a certified statement
    • Example:
      • She received a certificate for completing the course.
    • diploma, diplomas[dɪˈpləʊmə](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a document issued by an educational institution testifying that the recipient has earned a degree or has successfully completed a particular course of study
    • Example:
      • He proudly received his diploma after finishing his degree.
    • degree, degrees[dɪ'gri](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a stage of proficiency or qualification in a course of study, now especially an award bestowed by a university or, in some countries, a college, as a certification of academic achievement
    • Example:
      • Which degree do you want to attain?
    • doctorate, doctorates[dɒk.tər.ət](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the highest degree awarded by a university faculty
    • Example:
      • Are you going to do a doctorate after you finished your master's?
      • Synonym(s):
        doctoral's degree
    • PhD(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • an advanced academic degree awarded by universities; a requirement for a career as a university professor or researcher in most fields
    • Example:
      • He holds a PhD in law.
      • Synonym(s):
        Doctor of Philosophy
    • MD(uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a doctoral degree for physicians (medical doctors) granted by medical schools
    • Example:
      • The MD degree is typically earned in four years.
      • Synonym(s):
        Doctor of Medicine
    • graduation, graduations(noun)
    • Definition:
      • the action or process of graduating and receiving a diploma for completing a course of study (such as from an educational institution)
    • Example:
      • The students celebrate their graduation with their families.
  • graduation ceremony
    • graduation ceremony, graduation ceremonies(noun)
    • Definition:
      • an official party to celebrate graduation
    • Example:
      • She wanted to buy a fancy dress for her graduation ceremony.
    • graduate[ˈɡrædjuət](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to be recognised by a school or university as having completed the requirements of a degree studied at the institution
    • Example:
      • Trisha graduated from college.
    • specialist, specialists(noun)
    • Definition:
      • someone who is an expert in, or devoted to, some specific branch of study or research
    • Example:
      • Do you know any specialist in cardiopathy?
    • specialise in(phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • to become an expert in a certain area
    • Example:
      • He specialised in children's diseases.
      • Synonym(s):
        specialize in (AE)
 

2. Vocabulary Trainer

 

Vocabulary trainer

 
What would you like displayed?
Which content would you like to enter?
 
 
 
 
 

3. Games

scientific
dissertation
certificate
diploma
degree
doctorate
PhD
MD
graduation
graduate
specialist
 

     
       

      Guessed right:

         
         
         
         
        • Word and Definition

           
          Tries: 0

          graduation
          the action or process of graduating and receiving a diploma for completing a course of study (such as from an educational institution)
          doctorate
          the highest degree awarded by a university faculty
          MD
          a doctoral degree for physicians (medical doctors) granted by medical schools
          certificate
          a document containing a certified statement
          degree
          a stage of proficiency or qualification in a course of study, now especially an award bestowed by a university or, in some countries, a college, as a certification of academic achievement
          specialise in
          to become an expert in a certain area
          PhD
          an advanced academic degree awarded by universities; a requirement for a career as a university professor or researcher in most fields
          graduation ceremony
          an official party to celebrate graduation
          dissertation
          a formal exposition of a subject, especially a research paper that students write in order to complete the requirements for a doctoral degree
          specialist
          someone who is an expert in, or devoted to, some specific branch of study or research
          graduate
          to be recognised by a school or university as having completed the requirements of a degree studied at the institution
          scientific
          having the quality of being derived from, or consistent with, the scientific method
          diploma
          a document issued by an educational institution testifying that the recipient has earned a degree or has successfully completed a particular course of study
           
           
           
        • Word and Image

           
          Tries: 0

          certificate
          certificate
          graduation ceremony
          graduation ceremony
           
           
           
        • Definition and Image

           
          Tries: 0

          graduation ceremony
          an official party to celebrate graduation
          certificate
          a document containing a certified statement
           
           
           
         
         

        Learn more ...

        Ad

        Dictionary
        • Dictionary
        • English Dictionary

        BETA

         Double click on any word  on the page or type a word:

        Powered by DictionaryBox.com