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Seek – IELTS word of the day

Today’s word from the academic word list is



  • this is one of the less usual words in the AWL and should not be overused – the phrasal verb “look for” is quite acceptable in most academic writing
  • note the irregular past and 3rd form of the verb: seek – sought – sought
  • one common phrase is “sought-after” meaning desirable
  • the most common collocations include to seek employment, advice and information




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