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Other academic lists NAWL and EAWL


While lists such as the Academic Word List (AWL), Academic Collocation List (ACL) and Academic Formulas List (AFL) are fairly well known, there are other lists of academic words which have been developed, some very recently, which are less well known but potentially very useful to students. The following pages give information on some of these lists.


New Academic Word List (NAWL)

New Academic Word List (NAWL)

The New Academic Word List (NAWL) is a list of 963 words which frequently appear in academic texts, but which are not contained in the New General Service List (NGSL). The NAWL and NGSL in combination give 92% coverage.

The New Academic Word List (NAWL) is a list of 963 words which frequently appear in academic texts, but which are not contained in the New General Service List (NGSL). The NAWL and NGSL in combination give 92% coverage.
Economics Academic Word List (EAWL)

Economics Academic Word List (EAWL)

The Economics Academic Word List (EAWL) is a list of 887 words which frequently appear in economics texts, but which are not contained in the New General Service List (NGSL). The EAWL makes up around 5.5% of words in university economics texts in English

The Economics Academic Word List (EAWL) is a list of 887 words which frequently appear in economics texts, but which are not contained in the New General Service List (NGSL). The EAWL makes up around 5.5% of words in university economics texts in English


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