Academic English is not only for Indonesians
Up and down crime

In a recent post I looked at how unemployment statistics are written up in the news. In this post we look at statistics related to crime (BBC source). (more…)

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Fighting crime(s)

The government need to make more of an effort to fight crimes.

Crime can be countable or uncountable, and as with other nouns that behave like this, the uncountable form has a more general meaning and the countable more specific. (more…)