issues + verb

This link was created in response to a student writing

issues that teachers come across

‘Come across’ here seemed a bit informal. One potentially useful link is and looks like this:

One could argue that this isn’t exactly the same meaning as the original issue – if you want to keep the idea that a person / entity has a problem, then this link might be preferable, which looks like this:

Clearly, issue isn’t the only noun that occurs here; if one wanted to emphasise this, another possibility is to include a range of nouns with arise, as in this link, which looks like this:


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