Focus on Vocabulary 2. Mastering the Academic Word List, 2nd edition. — Schmitt Diane, Schmitt Norbert. — Pearson Education ESL, 2011. — 288 p (PDF).
Focus on Vocabulary 2: Mastering the Academic Word List is a research-based vocabulary textbook that gives high-intermediate to advanced students the advantage they need to succeed in academic environments. Through excerpts from college texts and well-crafted exercises, English learners study the Academic Word List – the most frequently used words in academic texts. To help students reach a fuller understanding of the new vocabulary, each chapter provides a series of exercises on word meanings, word families, and collocation.