Random academic collocations

negative (adj), consequences (n)

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Sample sentences

negative aspect
attitude
connotation
correlation
effect
feedback
impact
outcome
side
stereotype
value
view
cause
direct
economic
environmental
have
political
possible
serious
social
unintended
consequences

By the way can anyone guess why I chose this particular image for the post’s profile pic? Answers in the comments below..!

Awareness of ‘towards’

This approach represents their awareness towards the environment.

I think this another example of the clash of the collocation civilisations!

Indonesian flag Indonesians are probably thinking ‘kesadaran terhadap..’, and translating terhadap as towards. I’m afraid that’s not English collocation. Here’s what you need: Continue reading

Lack of ‘lack’

A new song focusing on the word ‘lack’, which can often be mistaken with ‘lack of’. The rule for deciding which to use is in the chorus of the song, so listen carefully and choose the correct item – ‘lack’, or ‘lack of’! (Scroll down for lyrics and gapfill!)

Song performed by an amazing group of AAS scholarship awardees: Andi, Velo, Rapta, Roy, Ade, Novi, Septia, Susan, Vita!

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