if not…

This entry was created in response to a student writing:

But even native speaker would made mistake without build the system of

The reusable link is http://ske.li/es3 and looks like this:

implications for

This entry was created in response to a student writing:

this could have implications on teachers

The re-usable link is http://ske.li/implications_for and looks like this:

Implications isn’t the only noun that can occur here (but is by far the most frequent un-modified one). It may be worth pointing out other similar nouns, as in this link http://ske.li/implications:

These nouns quite are commonly qualified by adjectives, as shown in this link http://ske.li/adj_consequences:

importance of

This link was created in response to a student writing

X implicates the importance of grammar teaching

The link is http://ske.li/importance_of and looks like this:

Of course, importance is not the only ‘importance’ noun occurring with these verbs (stress, highlight, emphasise/ze) – if you wanted to show some other nouns (importance still predominates), you could use this link http://ske.li/stress_importance, which looks a bit like this: