English | Phrases - Academic | Closing

Closing - Summarizing

En la introducción de este trabajo mencionamos...
We opened this paper by noting…
Used to begin a summary of the thesis
La discusión anterior ha tenido la intención de...
The foregoing discussion has attempted to…
Used to describe what you have tried to achieve in the thesis
Las hipótesis fueron examinadas con los datos relacionados con...
The hypotheses were tested with data covering…
Used to describe the data you used and how it aided your arguments
En resumen,...
To sum up…
Used as a general opening to describe what you have tried to achieve in the thesis
En síntesis,...
In summary, …
Used as a general opening to describe the what you have tried to achieve in the thesis

Closing - Concluding

Creemos que nuestro estudio contribuye a mejorar el entendimiento académico de los factores...
We feel that our study enhances academic understanding of the factors…
Used to give an overview of the thesis and to state the main outcome of the thesis
En definitiva,...
All in all…
Used to give a general assessment of the thesis
En términos generales,...
By and large…
Used to give a general assessment of the thesis
... nos lleva a la conclusión de que...
…leads us to the conclusion that…
Used to give a definite conclusion with solid arguments to support it
Los argumentos antes mencionados prueban que...
The arguments given above prove that…
Used to give a definite conclusion with solid arguments to support it
Podemos evidenciar que...
We can see then, that…
Used to give a definite conclusion after having written your supporting arguments
Todo esto apunta a...
All of this points to the fact that…
Used to give a definite conclusion after having written your supporting arguments
Tener un mejor entendimiento de... puede ayudar a develar...
Understanding...can help reveal…
Used to give evidence, which further supports your conclusion
En resumen...
On balance…
Used to give an unbiased assessment of your findings
Debemos mencionar ciertas restricciones que tuvo nuestro estudio y algunas áreas que pueden ser analizadas en el futuro...
A number of restrictions of our study and areas for future research should be mentioned…
Comes in the conclusion of the thesis to acknowledge any limiting factors
Así, nuestra tesis establece que hay cierto número de factores...
Thus, our thesis is that there are a number of factors that…
Used to give a definite conclusion
Sin duda, algunas de las proposiciones que hemos ofrecido no son totalmente nuevas...
Clearly, some of propositions that we have offered are not entirely unique…
Used to acknowledge borrowed ideas
Sin embargo, planteamos que la contribución de nuestro trabajo se basa en tres áreas...
However, we submit that the contribution of our paper rests on three areas…
Used to emphasize the main conclusions of the thesis
Nuestro estudio da pie a un proceso de entendimiento...
Our study serves as a window to an understanding of the process…
Used to express what the thesis aimed to explain