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Prior – IELTS word of the day

Today’s word from the academic word list is



This adjective meaning “before” is closely related to the noun priority.

Some useful combinations

One very common phrase that may be useful for IELTS letters in general training is

Unfortunately, I will not be able to come as I have a prior arrangement

Knowledge and experience are also often used this word:

It is not always a problem if employees do not have any prior experience

They cannot be blamed if they did not have any prior knowledge of the problem

Prepositions and adverbs

This happened immediately prior to surgery

It should be noted that this was only just prior




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