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Make ACT Vocabulary Flashcards

1. Overview
Is there an easy and quick way to study new words? You may hear diverse answers. If you are in a narrow time frame to prepare ACT test, the available options aren't so many. Flashcard is one of them.

As a matter of fact, flashcard is one of the most popular English training tools. Some students used to flip them since in kindergarten. They know how to build vocabulary by flashcard and trust its efficiency. The ACT test day is near, to improve vocabulary rapidly, a familiar, handy, and proven method seems a straight answer to choose.

The next step is to get a set of ACT flashcards. It sounds simple. But after search from either Internet or book store, you will agree that getting right contents is much more difficult than getting right method, at least in this case. You can get ACT flashcards somewhere; however, the difficult thing is to get a set of ACT flashcards that exactly matches with your circumstance.

If including too many known words, it will waste your time; if too rare or too hard, you probably will miss some words that are more often in ACT test papers. Everyone has own vocabulary base. For students of grade 12, the differences are very huge. So to find out an available ACT flashcard set that perfectly meets with your requirement looks like mission impossible except few lucky guys.

If you are lucky, some available ACT word flashcards may match with your level, not exactly but 70% is quite good. It will save you much time. If no luck and you still want to build vocabulary through flashcards, we provide a solution here to make and print own flashcards based on ACT word lists of this website.

2. DIY ACT Vocabulary Flashcards
We offer 2 flashcard templates for 3 ACT vocabularies in this web site, by which produce and print customized ACT flashcards is just to click buttons. If printer and paper are ready, technically 10 seconds are enough to print out your first flashcard. Now you can print flashcard by two common flashcard templates:
  • one-sided: means all contents are in same side
  • double-sided: prints word and definition on different sides.
At first, you should choose ACT word list, and then navigate to a group of the list. There are two buttons to print one-sided and double-sided flashcard respectively. Click a button, you will enter a real ACT flashcard page. As long as you ensure they are what you need, By Print cards of current page, your printer will do the rest things.

Each Print is limited to one A4 page that has same contents as you see from web page, which hosts either 5 flashcards for double-sided or 10 flashcards for one-sided flashcards. Because every group has more than 100 words, its flashcards are certainly hosted on multiple pages. Each flashcard page has a Change page button that helps to switch pages among same group.

We take ACT Writing Words as example to show how to print flashcards. This list has 4 groups; we use group 1 to demonstrate flashcard web pages. For one-sided flashcard, the group has 30 pages; and for double-sided, it has 59 pages. we show links for their first pages. ACT test takers make customize flashcards with diverse requirements, so that we provide 3 ACT word lists; and each of them can be used as foundation to print flashcards. Below are links to print one-sided and double-sided flashcards based on them. They are the first flashcard page of each group.

3500 ACT Vocabulary
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ESL ACT Vocabulary
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ACT Writing Words
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3. ACT Vocabulary Flashcards for ESL
Some ESL (English as Second Language) students are planing to take ACT test. The ESL ACT Vocabulary is for non-English speakers to prepare ACT test. It provides pronounce, synonym, English explanation, and additional 20 languages' definition. The vocabulary lets ESL students to add definitions of mother language into flashcards.

ESL ACT Vocabulary has 4 groups. The first 2 groups's double-sided flashcard pages are as following links, which all point to the first page of each group. The flashcards on these pages are with definitions of Chinese, Korean, Japanese, or Arabic.
Besides, 3500 ACT Vocabulary also has non-English definitions available.

If you mother language is in following buttons, try it. You will get all groups of ESL ACT Vocabulary and 3500 ACT Vocabulary with explanations in your own language.