Today’s word from the academic word list is
- This is one of the more unusual words in the academic word list. It is a more academic variation of “equal” and is used as a verb.
- Another form of this word is “equation” – which you will probably know from maths
- A useful idiom is “part of the equation” or “come into the equation” – in this sense, “equation” is used to mean the issue you are considering
- both “to” and “with” are frequently used with “equate”