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Restrict – IELTS word of the day

Today’s word from the academic word list is



  • the words you need here are: restrict, restrictive, restrictively, restriction, restricted and unrestricted
  • the most common verbs used with “restriction” are “impose” and “lift”
  • the two most common prepositions are “on” and “to”: you may restrict yourself to 5 cigarettes a day or someone might impose restrictions on what you can wear to work


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One Response to Restrict – IELTS word of the day

  1. Victoria September 7, 2011 at 11:59 am #

    Such a useful IELTS word! Thanks!

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