important place/role

This link was created in response to a student writing

grammar takes an important place in language learning

The link showing the use of important place is and looks like this:

This usage is far rarer than play an important role, however; the link for important role is and looks like this:


in the figure below…

This entry was written in response to:

In the below figure, the base of the uniform solid is a right triangle with sides of length 3, 4 and 5

The re-usable link is and it looks like this:

Confusingly, though both above and below occur after figure/diagram etc., above (but not below) can also occur before the noun, as shown in this link, which looks like this: