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Sum – IELTS word of the day

Today’s IELTS word of the day is



You should note that this word is both a verb and a noun.


Some useful combinations

Here are a few common phrases that can help you in your speaking and writing:

To sum up, my main point is that factory are a necessary evil.

Teamwork is vital because an efficient group is invariably greater than the sum of its parts.

Some people choose, however, to take their redundancy pay in a lump sum rather than be paid in instalments.

Many students now leave university owing a considerable sum of money due to their student loans.




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