environment

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environment is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
environment


Environment is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.

Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ɪnˈvaɪə.rən.ment/
  • SAMPA: /In"vaI@.r@n.m@nt/
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Noun[change]

Singular
environment

Plural
environments

Mind map for environment
  1. The environment is the natural world: forests, rivers, grasslands, oceans, etc.
    We have to do more to protect the environment from pollution.
  2. Your environment is the situation or area that you live, work, or spend time in, including the people, buildings, vehicles, etc.
    When we moved to the city, we found ourselves in a comepletely new social environment.
    This course will prepare students for a career in a software engineering environment in industry or research.
    The learning environment can have a large effect on your grades.

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