IELTS Vocabulary: SCHEDULE

IELTS Vocabulary: SCHEDULE

IELTS Vocabulary: SCHEDULE

IELTS Vocabulary: SCHEDULE

WORD FAMILY: noun and verb

MEANING: plan, timetable, programme.

EXAMPLE (verb): I scheduled the appointment for the 23rd.

EXAMPLE (noun): He will be on a very busy schedule during his business trip.

STRESS: SCHED-ule

This is a Band 7.0 word – for a full list of band 7.0 words as well as additional exercises, take a look here.

 

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Practice!

In the following sentences, is SCHEDULE used as a noun or a verb?

1. He checked the schedule to see if he was working at the weekend.

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This is a NOUN.

2. He was scheduled to speak at the conference, but he cancelled at the last minute.

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This is a VERB.

3. The project was not completed on time, but this was partly because the steps were not clearly scheduled.

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This is a VERB.

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