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"inconvenient" in British English

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inconvenientadjective

uk   /ˌɪn.kənˈviː.ni.ənt/ us   /ˌɪn.kənˈviːn.jənt/
(Definition of inconvenient from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"inconvenient" in American English

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inconvenientadjective

us   /ˌɪn·kənˈvin·jənt/
not convenient: He scheduled the meeting for an inconvenient time, and few people could attend.
(Definition of inconvenient from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"inconvenient" in Business English

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inconvenientadjective

uk   /ˌɪnkənˈviːniənt/ us  
causing problems or difficulties: inconvenient hour/moment/time They rescheduled the meeting for a very inconvenient time. I can call back later if it's inconvenient. an inconvenient detail/fact/truth
(Definition of inconvenient from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “inconvenient”
in Korean 불편한…
in Arabic مُزْعِج…
in Malaysian menyusahkan…
in French mal choisi…
in Russian неудобный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 帶來不便的…
in Italian inopportuno, scomodo…
in Turkish zahmetli, sıkıntılı, rahatsızlık verici…
in Polish niedogodny…
in Spanish inoportuno, poco práctico, inconveniente…
in Vietnamese bất tiện…
in Portuguese inconveniente…
in Thai ซึ่งไม่สะดวก…
in German ungelegen…
in Catalan poc pràctic, inoportú…
in Japanese 不便な, 迷惑な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 带来不便的…
in Indonesian merepotkan, tidak menyenangkan…
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“inconvenient” in British English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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