extraordinary collocations and examples

 UK /ɪkˈstrɔː(r)d(ə)n(ə)ri/

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very unusual and surprising


Adverbs frequently used with extraordinary
absolutely, pretty informal, quite, rather, really, truly, veryThe BBC’s political editor described Sir Richard’s remarks as “quite extraordinary”.
Verbs frequently used with extraordinary
consider something, find something, seem, soundWhat I do find extraordinary is that they provide no email contact details either on their website or their stationery.It seems extraordinary that the emphasis on finance and quality is not matched by similar attention to the allocation of workloads to staff.
 
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