a simple API to interact with the Academic Vocabulary List (Gardner & Davies, 2013)
There is currently no way to programmatically interact with the AVL, and this is presented as the seed of a solution that would be easily searchable via a web interface, and possibly also expanded to include simple quizzes/games based on the data.
fire it up with
npm run dev
all nice and babelified!
once the server is running, the endpoint will be
currently live at https://micromaterials.org/avl-api
(note: it expects a mongo database instance to have the data in it, though that implementation detail hasn't been included here.)
The following is the AVL source article, and please cite this as the data source if you are using this code.
Gardner, D., & Davies, M. (2013). A new academic vocabulary list. Applied Linguistics, 35(3), 305-327.