Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: verb

Definitions: (verb) If two people correspond, they write letters to each other. (verb) If something corresponds to something else, there is a close relationship between them.

Examples: (verb) She corresponded with him for three years before they finally met in 1917. (verb) The scientific model corresponds accurately with the observed data. (verb) The current situation in the country corresponds closely to the situation in Thailand in 1982.

Synonyms: verbs: agree, compare, correlate. communicate.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 3 D