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Series – IELTS word of the day

Today’s word from the academic word list is

series

Notes

This is a useful word for when you have a number of connected events. It is also a more specialised word used to describe television and radio programmes.

Some common combinations

There have been a series of accidents in nuclear plants and this needs to be investigated

A useful method of learning about current affairs is to watch documentary series on television.

One way to publicise this initiative would be to organise a series of public events.

It is important to look at the whole series of events, rather than concentrating on individual happenings.

This was just the first programme in the series and it is possible that it will get more interesting as the series progresses.

And if you are into sport…

An example of this was when England lost the test series against Australia and the nation went into mourning.

 

   

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