WORD – 3

Accountable .

To be accountable means – to be responsible and answerable – for something.

Accountability means – responsibility and answerability.

Examples .

  • Parents hold teachers accountable for their children’s academic performance.
  • Teachers hold parents accountable for their children’s behavior.

WHEN and HOW to use this word .

When you want to talk about someone being responsible and answerable for something.

Examples – .

  • You can’t hold anyone else accountable for the success or failure of your career.
  • Who is accountable for all this ?
  • Managers are held accountable for the performance of their team.
  • I am accountable for all the designing work in this project.
  • Their team lacks accountability.