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    Question looking for an expression for overly lenient grading

    hello,
    what is the word/expression for the situation in which the teacher gives more points that she/he actually should so that the student passes or gets a higher grade?
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    michal

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    Re: looking for an expression for overly lenient grading

    The teacher inflated the student's grade.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: looking for an expression for overly lenient grading

    Quote Originally Posted by filet80 View Post
    Hello,
    What is the word/expression for the situation in which the teacher gives more points that she/he actually should so that the student passes or gets a higher grade?
    Thanks,
    michal
    Please use correct capitalisation in your posts. It sets a good example to new learners.

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