Business Writing

Report Writing—Some Useful Verbs

Last week I gave you a list of nouns you can use when writing reports. Here are some verbs.

Again, this list is not exhaustive. There are many more options. But it is a starting point, and might save you some time.


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accelerate speed up
achieve reach
alter change
analyse examine
assist help
attach join
challenge question
claim suggest
clarify explain
concentrate on focus on
confine limit
develop evolve
eliminate remove
evaluate take apart
find establish
maintain insist
predict forecast
prohibit ban
quote cite
rise increase
reduce decrease
respond reply
retain keep
show demonstrate
strengthen reinforce
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