Word form exercise: ECONOMY
This page will improve your understanding and use of the different word forms of ECONOMY
See the Macmillan Dictionary definition of ECONOMY here.
The different forms of the word ECONOMY are:
noun: economy / economies
nouns (person): economist
adjective: economic, economical, uneconomic, uneconomical
Note: there is a difference in meaning and usage between the two adjectives economic and economical.
Economic = to do with economics. Economic growth is slowing due to Brexit.
Economical = not costing a lot of money, saving money. Cycling is a more economical mode of transport than driving.
Uneconomic = not a good use of money, a inefficient use of money. It's uneconomic to give people high pay increases.
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