This page looks at adjectives which are often used when writing about Biological Sciences, as shown by research using a corpus of academic assignments .

Task 1

Choose the word which best fits all three sentences.



Hi, the drag-and-drop mechanism is not working. Could you please fix it or tell me what to do if the problem is on my side?
Thank you,

Hello TESS1+,

Instead of dragging and dropping, click once to select the item and then click again to place it in the desired position.

Please let us know if this solves the problem.



The LearnEnglish Team

What does the phrase 'sacrificial animal' mean?
Is this use of 'sacrificial' correct?

Hello xhansid,

That really depends on the context. Could you please explain the context?

All the best,
The LearnEnglish Team