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The data in the table relating to...
Looking first at...
Further large number of people...
The average number of people stood at...
The price appreciation (opp. depreciation) for...
Two of the (companies etc) (goes up), and the third (goes down)...
The first group, consisting......., the second group comprising....
グラフの中の数字 (value) や変化 (the increase/decrease, the trend）で書き出す
The value of...
The trend for...is steadily upwards / downwards, while that for ...is more irregular.
The recovery lasted through the beginning of 1993, by which time the number of people had climbed to a new peak of 300,000.
The pattern for the former... the pattern for the latter...
A sharp rise in...
As far as ....goes
There is great deal more...
In spite of ...
In lesser extent but more that...
To turn to...
With regards to...
In terms of...
Where... is concerned...
In the case of...
When it comes to...
can be divided into two parts
can then be subdivided
reach a peak of/ hit a peak of
enjoy (a steady rise)
experience (experienced a hefty =major fall)
paint (a different picture)
prove/ reveal (the summer month proved...)
see (year or country see a rise of...)
suffer (the museum suffered a steep decline in the number of visitors)
stand at/ stood at (consumption stood at just over....)(it stood at...)
overtake / outstrip
resume (begin again) / regain
could be odd-man out
reveal (reveal marked shift in)
increase / go up / rise / improve / climb at an even pace / upward
decrease / go down / fall / decline / downward / reduction (experienced a reduction) /
jump / surge / rocket / soar / leap to (leaped to a new peak, leap to reach a high of..., leap in two stages to)
slump / collapse / plummet / plunge / dip / drop / take a nose dive / dive
level off at / bottom out (to the end of the period) / remain static / remain stable / go through a period of stability / relatively unchanged / constant / stabilised / stay / constant /
fluctuate between A and B / rise and fall / regain its previous level / recover / to be erratic / a period of erratic behavior / go up and down / to be volatile / to be unstable / to go through a period of instability / irregular / fitfully / dipped slightly several times / a period of volatility /
partly mirror / almost exactly mirror that for / is mirrored by that for / inverse relationship between / the pattern was reversed for...
they followed a similar pattern / the same pattern was repeated; only this time the difference id more pronounced with... / this is coincident with.../ this is corresponded with /
more than twice as many... as.../ more than 20 times as high as.../trebled / the price soared to more than nine times its value.../ losing more than half its previous gain / adding a third to its value (1/3 増えた） / is equivalent to /
is estimated to / is predicted that / expect to be / set to drop / double the estimate for the period / diverging forecasts / projection
ピークより少し足りない The price jumped to just under a hundred points short of its 1960 peak.
ただ下降するだけでなくて a sharp decline, increasing in speed at the end of the fall
急にトレンドが変わった noticeable turn-round
steep (ly) / sharp(ly) / considerably / dramatic(ally) / marked shift / markedly / significant(ly) / an above average increase / spectacularly / rapidly / substantial /
steady / gradual / consistent / modest / slow / minimally / slightly / fairly /
within the first year and half
over a 35 year period
over the period covered by the chart
over the period under the study /review
over the subsequent years
over the next year
throughout the year
thourghout the next five year
through the year
in the end of first year and second year
in the subsequent years
in the following year
in the first three months
in the first half of 1993...
in the next 3 months...
in the first year of the period
at the end of March, at the end of 1997
for the rest of the year
for the first part of the year
the first 3 years for the period
during the corresponding period / during the period
during March / year
a long period of steady increase
a period of relative stability
a rather volatile period
margin (by a wide margin）(by a margin of roughly %)
mode (mode of transport)
common - reaching a common level of...
+これで２文をつなげる and は極力さけて+
in stead of...
at the next stage...
the next stage/step is..
part of surrounding land
(the road) was straightened
was converted into
was constructed/ construction
was turned over