“Crucial” in the news

Example collocations

crucial part
crucial role
most crucial
play a crucial
played a crucial

Publications and example sentences

www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· How the Coronavirus Crisis Makes the Best Case Yet for Free College Tuition  
To start, public colleges and universities should be truly public and tuition-free; private ones, a crucial and longstanding resource, should be discounted by the cost of a public education.  Copy example sentence
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· 10 Great Movies on HBO Max  
A key entry in the neorealist movement that defined postwar Italian cinema, it concerns a working-class father whose bicycle — crucial to his work and thus his ability to feed his family — is stolen.  Copy example sentence
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· Police Misconduct Records Are Secret. Protests May Finally Change That.  
When information like this is kept from public scrutiny, it means that a person who is arrested has no way of knowing if the arresting officer has a record of transgressions, crucial details a jury might find relevant in any potential criminal or civil case.  Copy example sentence
www.channelnewsasia.com
CNA
· Australia shakes up foreign investment laws for national security  
Scott Phillips, a partner at M&A law firm Arnold Bloch Leibler, said it was crucial the categories be carefully defined at a time the Australian economy has been hard hit by the coronavirus pandemic.  Copy example sentence
www.financialexpress.com
Financial Express
· India-China talks: India to seek restoration of Status Quo along the LAC, say experts  
In its military-led negotiations with China at Chushul-Moldo border scheduled for Saturday (June 6), India will definitely raise some of the issues which are crucial to an amicable resolution of the current standoff.  Copy example sentence
www.financialexpress.com
Financial Express
· CBSE alert! Class 10, 12 students with special needs availing scribe facility can skip exams  
The board had announced in April that it will only conduct the pending exams in 29 subjects, which are crucial for promotion and admission to higher educational institutions.  Copy example sentence
www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· Coronavirus: Should you be wearing a face mask?  
As the breath could contain small droplets of water, some of which may contain traces of the virus, experts said wearing any type of face mask could be crucial in tackling Covid-19.  Copy example sentence
www.japantimes.co.jp
The Japan Times
· India’s Yamuna River regains sparkle as coronavirus lockdown banishes waste  
Since the early stages of the COVID-19 crisis, The Japan Times has been providing free access to crucial news on the impact of the novel coronavirus as well as practical information about how to cope with the pandemic.  Copy example sentence
www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· Manchester City braced to face the biggest test of their Abu Dhabi era as FFP appeal case looms  
City’s most crucial test since the Abu Dhabi takeover in 2008 will come in a courtroom rather than on the pitch.  Copy example sentence