Learn how to say Includes correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word include:
1comprise or contain as part of a whole:
the price includes dinner, bed, and breakfast
other changes included the abolition of the death penalty
2make part of a whole or set:
we have included some hints for beginners in this section
allow (someone) to share in an activity or privilege:
there were doubts as to whether she was included in the invitation
(include someone out) informal specifically exclude someone from a group or activity.
late Middle English (also in the sense ‘shut in’): from Latin includere, from in- ‘into’ + claudere ‘to shut’
Include has a broader meaning than comprise. In the sentence the accommodation comprises 2 bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen, and living room, the word comprise implies that there is no accommodation other than that listed. Include can be used in this way too, but it is also used in a non-restrictive way, implying that there may be other things not specifically mentioned that are part of the same category, as in the price includes a special welcome pack.