English | Phrases - Academic | Graphs, Pictures and Diagrams

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Graphs, Pictures and Diagrams - Description

Le graphique montre que... a commencé à augmenter, atteignant... et se stabilisant à un niveau de...
The graph shows that…started climbing steadily, peaking at…, and flattened out at a level of…
Used when describing a trend in a graph
Selon le diagramme, le nombre de...a augmenté considérablement entre...et..., avant de retomber à son niveau initial.
According to the diagram, the number of…rose sharply between…and…, before plunging back down to its original level.
Used when describing a trend in a graph
Le graphique montre un plateau au niveau de...
The graphs show a plateau at the level of…
Used when a graph levels out
L'image contient...
Within the picture is contained…
Used when describing a picture
Le diagramme montre/indique qu'il y a eu plus de...que de...entre...et...
The diagram depicts that there were more…than…between…and…
Used when describing the information in diagram

Graphs, Pictures and Diagrams - Interpretation

Le diagramme représente...et, par conséquent, montre que...
This diagram represents…and therefore shows that…
Used for deeper interpretation of a diagram and to explain it
La forme du graphique démontre que...
The shape of the graph demonstrates that…
Used for deeper interpretation of a graph and to explain it
Le graphique a une forme bien définie, et on peut interpréter cela comme...
There is a clearly defined pattern to the graph, and this can be taken to mean that…
Used for deeper interpretation of a graph and to explain it
On peut ainsi prédire à travers le graphique...
The graph can thus be used to predict…
Used when a future trend in a graph can be assumed
Le graphique peut être interprété de plusieurs façons. Tout d'abord, il montre que...
One can interpret the graph in several ways. Firstly it shows…
Used when there are several ways of explaining a graph

Graphs, Pictures and Diagrams - Legends

Figure...représentant...
Figure…representing…
Used as text below a diagram
Figure...montrant...
Figure…showing…
Used as text below a diagram
Diagramme...examinant...
Diagram…examining…
Used as text below a diagram
Diagramme...indiquant...
Diagram…depicting…
Used as text below a diagram