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Access – IELTS word of the day

Today’s word of the day exercise from the Academic Word List is:

access

Notes

The main forms of this word are: access accessible inaccessible and accessibility

Some useful collocations using access include:

self-access (a self-access course in education)

an access road

The word is often as a verb used in relation to computers

access your voice mail

Common verb combinations include:

gain access

have access

provide access

restrict access

Adjective/adverb combinations include:

easy access/easily accessible

ready access/readily accessible

The most common preposition with access is to, although for is also used and you should note the use of by with accessible

have access to the facilities

accessible by road

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