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Commission – IELTS word of the day

Today’s word from the academic word list is



  • One of the less common words in the academic word list
  • It can be used both as a noun and a verb
  • Be careful with the spelling with a double m and a double s
  • One of its uses is in the title of semi-public bodies such as The Forestry Commission
  • It is also used in the context of work: to work on commission
  • You can commission a report or set up a commission to investigate a problem




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