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Impact – IELTS word of the day

Today’s word from the academic word list is:




  • another verb/noun but this one is much more common in the noun form
  • something has an impact on something, but you talk about the impact of something
  • the two most common verbs with impact are “have” and “make”
  • a collocation is to “assess” the impact of something


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One Response to Impact – IELTS word of the day

  1. Anonymous August 16, 2011 at 3:01 pm #

    sir, really it was useful to me,thank you very much, i am prepring oelts oon line , please help me ,

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