DSE Paper 3 不時都會遇到圖表嘅題目,要講到下降/減少,content point 就多數都拎到,但你又有冇諗過可以令language 分都更加高?噉就要嚟學下點樣避免用好多考生都識嘅’decrease ‘,而用其他可以代替嘅字啦!

 

  • decline 漸漸減少

 

It is obvious that the interest for tourists to visit Hong Kong is declining due to insufficient recognition of landmarks.

顯然地,遊客對來港的興趣漸漸減少,是地標的認受性不足所致。

 

  • reduce 降低

 

According to the graph, the number of audiences have been reduced by 15 percent.

根據圖表,觀眾的數目下降了15個百分點。

 

  • diminish 減少

 

The popularity of rickshaws diminished by time as shown from the table.

人力車的流行程度隨時間而減少,正如表格所示。

 

  • drop 下降

 

It is apparent that the number of rickshaws licenses dropped significantly from 3,243 in 1928 to 2 in 2013.

明顯地,人力車牌照的數目由1928年的3,243個大幅下降至2013年的2個。

 

  • shrink 縮小

 

The number of tourists visiting Hong Kong has shrunk by 25 percent according to the statistic.

按圖表,訪港旅客下降了25個百分點。

 

平日都要記得多啲轉吓用字,先可以令改卷員耳目一新,自然會比高啲language分你啦!