Academic Collocation Flashcards

Reloading the page gives you a randomised collection of common academic collocations. Can you guess the missing collocates?

See here for examples and more information about academic collocations.
  1. Click or touch a card to flip it over.
  2. Click or touch again to flip back.
  3. Other information
    • This activity includes 10 cards.
    • Reload the page for more cards!

OK I understand

International students often __________ difficulties adapting to their new study environments.

face difficulties

In post-war Britain, __________ reform led to the creation of the National Health Service.

welfare reform

As in all such investigations, we use a simple __________.

use (an) approach

This is only the beginning. In subsequent __________s the characters embark on many unusual adventures!

subsequent chapter

Without __________ effort it is difficult to increase your IELTS score by one band within a month.

considerable effort

The recent downturn in the economy is hardly __________ when you consider the bad decisions made recently by the government.

hardly surprising

Focus group discussion is usually followed by __________ analysis involving the identification of patterns and trends.

qualitative analysis

Data relating to sales performance can be found in the __________ review, along with staff bios.

annual review

Trade between the two countries is good, although it is based on a complex __________.

complex relationship

The reasons for the government's decision remain __________.

remain unclear

'

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>