Video: pronunciation of 'supplementary'
The supplementary question is just how much is their story worth. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Everyone was expecting short answers to a few supplementary questions. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is not yet known what information was lacking in the proposals and the clubs were last night awaiting supplementary questions. Times, Sunday Times (2011)That variety raised a supplementary question: is the game stronger or weaker for having such jostling? Times, Sunday Times (2011)He was thus "forbidden to give answers to supplementary questions' in case he said something damaging. THE GUARDSMEN (2004)His diaries showed that since 2003 he had mapped out targets for this supplementary income to pay for his conquests. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Those of us who live or work near a theatre can call in and buy direct; then there is no supplementary charge. Times, Sunday Times (2006)A sizzling workout last weekend encouraged connections to fork out the 15,000 supplementary fee. The Sun (2008)The supplementary tax return shows how to whittle down the gain and claim ER. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And anyway, there was an 8 supplementary charge. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The supplementary charge raised a further 3.15 billion and this will rise to about 5 billion after the tax increase. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
较常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， supplementary 是1万个最常用词之一。
英式英语: supplementary ADJECTIVE
Supplementary things are added to something in order to improve it.
...the question of whether or not we need to take supplementary vitamins.
supplementary 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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