Why use 2 or 3 words when you know 1 word that will do the job even better?
Be CONCISE when you write in English! This is an advanced skill that examiners reward in English exams such as IELTS.
1. = expressing or covering much in few words;
brief in form but comprehensive in scope;
'a concise explanation of the company's retirement plan.'
Did you know that Phrasal Verbs, 2 or 3 words that are used in informal writing and speaking, can be substituted by one word, an academic verb?
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