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d3st1nyLiang

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Hey, just wondering if anyone knows of specific linking phrases for the key words such as explain, discuss, assess and analyse

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Representational Language





accentuates
add
addresses
alters
alludes
amplifies
amuses
angers
authenticates
brings forth
clarifies
confronts
confuses
connotes
contrasts
contributes
conveys
creates
demonstrates
depicts
describe
describes
designates
discloses
displays
educates
elucidates
emphasises
encapsulates
enchants
enhances
enlightens
entertains
enthralls
establishes
evokes
exaggerates
exemflies
exemplifies
explains
explicates
exposes
express
focuses
foregrounds
foreshadows
highlights
illuminates
illustrates
impart
implies
indicates
informs
insinuates
insinuates
intimate
justifies
magnifies
manipulates
manoeuvres
maximises
mimics
minimises
moderates
moves
perplexes
pivots
portray
positions
postulate
proves
refers to
reflects
reinforces
renders
represents
reveals
shocks
shows
signifies
soothes
specifies
states
stimulates
stipulates
stirs
stresses
stuns
suggests
symbolises
sympathises
tells us
troubles



Connectors

however
furthermore
although
yet
similarly
notwithstanding
moreover
consequently
as a result
which
conversely
contrastingly
on the contrary

Evaluative Language (Judgement words)



major/minor
significant/significantly
effective/effectively
predictable/unpredictable
estimated/underestimated
more importantly
realistic
is vital/vitally
greatest
clear/cohesive/cohesion
competently
serious impact
great extent
prominent
definitely
arguably the most...
a key factor
substantially
underpins the...
is essential
evident
the general perception is
clearly simply
considerable/considerably
greatly
fundamental
it is crucial to observe
most significant
relatively
extremely relevant
imperative
strong relevance
great significance


 

d3st1nyLiang

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thanks, that seems to very good for english but is a bit heavy for the sciences or humanities
 

d3st1nyLiang

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i still dont know what to use for " explain, discuss, analyse etc
 

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i still dont know what to use for " explain, discuss, analyse etc
Explain - Relate, cause and effect. It's a "because" as a linking word or anything similar.
Discuss - Identify your issue, and draw up a table listing FOR and AGAINST. Done.
Analyse - Draw up a table listing the relationships. Provide why and/or how.

I don't think specific "scientific" linking phrases are important. As long as you get the general gist of the science involved and what each verb means, you should be fine :).

Oh yuh, also know your strong verbs (Assess, Evaluate) and weak verbs (Identify) well. Target the stronger ones and prepare modelled responses for it.

Good luck!
 

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So many posts on this :) but I love to refresh my memory. It's a decent list too.
 

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