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Region – IELTS word of the day

Today’s word from the academic word list is



  • the forms of the word you need are: region, regional and regionally
  • there are a number geographical terms you can use here, including: “coastal”, “central” and “mountainous”
  • it is quite common to talk of regional “differences” or “variations”
  • when you are talking of government, you can use regional “government” or “authority”
  • a useful phrase is “local and regional”
  • an idiom for numbers is “somewhere in the region of”





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