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Final – AWL word of the day

Today’s word from the academic word list is




  • the forms of the word that you need are: final, finally, finalise, and finality
  • there are a number of common phrases uses “final”, including “have the final say/word”, “final result/outcome” and “final stage”
  • “finality” is a relatively unusual word but there is a good idiom to learn in “an air/sense of finality”
  • if you use “finally” at the beginning of a sentence, be careful to use a comma after it



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