University Word List Flashcards

Click here to see a demonstration of this program.

The flashcards are below, with the first word "abandon" displayed. Click the colored buttons
below the word to move to the next word, show the definition, choose words to study, and so on.


How to use each of the buttons is described in the demonstration of the program. For more information, click the help button.

For another way to study the UWL, try the University Word List Quiz Game.

The University Word List consists of around 800 English words commonly used in introductory-level University texts across all disciplines. The list comes from Nation, I. S. P. (1990). Teaching and learning vocabulary. New York: Newbury House.