Academic Writing Podcast Part 1c
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preteach on April 11, 2012
You can hear all these words in context via Academic Writing Podcast on iTunes and at http://academics.hse.ru/podcasts.Podcasts 8&9.
Academic Writing Vocab Cards from the Higher School of Economics, Moscow, come in 3 ways. Part_1a is a word with a definition; Part_1b is a word with a sample sentYou can hear all these words in context via Academic Writing Podcast on iTunes and at http://academics.hse.ru/podcasts.Podcasts 8&9.
Academic Writing Vocab Cards from the Higher School of Economics, Moscow, come in 3 ways. Part_1a is a word with a definition; Part_1b is a word with a sample sentence; Part_1c is the same word with a gapped sentence.
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|carry out||We are planning to _________ a series of experiments to test out hypothesis.|
|set up||She ________ a series of experiments investigating customers' reactions.|
|work out||They have noticed some repetitive pattern but have not _________ the system yet.|
|go against||What we have observed ___________ current theories of customers' behaviour.|
|look/go back over||He _________ the events of the day in his mind.|
|point out / point up||The study ________ the weakness in the current school system.|
|set out||He _______ his objections to the plan.|
|put forward||Our aim is to ___________ a theory suggested by the results of some recent experimental work.|
|a large / great amount of||The server is designed to store ________ data.|
|a large number of (substantial, considerable, significant, total, fair, reasonable, acceptable, surprising)||The task involves a ________ cases and has many different input parameters.|
|the bulk of||The _______ of the population lives in cities.|
|as a whole||The effect will be beneficial for our city and for the country _______ .|
|shed (cast, throw) new light on||Experts hope the plane's flight recorders will __________ the cause of the crash.|
|in the light of||Biodiversity must be protected, especially ________ the complex global environmental challenges.|
|illuminate (understanding)||This text ________ the philosopher's early thinking.|
|elucidate basic principles||The calls this paper explore can not be ________ through traditional empirical description.|
|glaring discrepancy||The work, unfortunately, contains ________ contradictions.|
|highlight||The report _______ the major problems facing society today.|