Academic Phrasebank
Phrases that can be used in your own writing. From Manchester University.

bab.la Phrases – Academic
Translations (e.g. English-Chinese) of common phrases found in essays and papers.

English for Academic Purposes: Vocabulary
Selecting, building and learning academic vocabulary. From UEfAP.

English Vocabulary Exercises
General and academic English

Watch news bulletins and learn key words and phrases. BBC.

Academic and general vocabulary from EAP Foundation.

Vocabulary games
From the British Council.

Words in the News
Useful vocabulary from BBC news. [Only until the year 2015]


Complete book

Good Word Guide
by Martin H. Manser (ed.). 7th edn.


Enhancing your vocabulary
How to Write Essays & Assignments, by Kathleen McMillan and Jonathan Weyers

Useful vocabulary
How to Use Your Reading in Your Essays, by Jeanne Godfrey

Vocabulary for writing
Academic Writing : A Handbook for International Students, by Stephen Bailey

News posts