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Academic English not only for Indonesians
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The potential that ‘potential’ has

A program like this is potential to be implemented in Indonesia.

Indonesian flag Is this by any chance an Indonesian writer attempting to translate ‘berpotensi untuk..’? (more…)

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Predicting that X will probably change Y

The IA-CEPA is predicted to stabilise diplomatic relations between the two countries.

Predicting a change that does not take an object

If you want to say something will change, without mentioning the thing that will be affected by the change (the object of the change), then the writer of our opening example is using the right structure: (more…)