Today’s IELTS word of the day is
You should note that this word is both a verb and a noun.
Some useful combinations
Here are a few common phrases that can help you in your speaking and writing:
To sum up, my main point is that factory are a necessary evil.
Teamwork is vital because an efficient group is invariably greater than the sum of its parts.
Some people choose, however, to take their redundancy pay in a lump sum rather than be paid in instalments.
Many students now leave university owing a considerable sum of money due to their student loans.