Meaning – occurring or done at once.
Example of using it in a sentence: "Nicola took immediate action!”
Synonyms: instant, instantaneous, prompt, swift, speedy, rapid, quick
It also meanings – nearest in time, relationship or rank
Example of using it in a sentence: "no changes are planned for the immediate future!”
Synonyms: recent, soon, in the near future, next in line
Spelling Tip – this is an “im”, not an “in” word. Say the word over emphasising the “iM” and “Med” so you get both ‘MM’s in!
im + med + i + ate
Use the word as many times throughout the week as you can. This can be verbally, in your written work or listen out for other people using it.