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    Synonym for practical application of theory

    Hi everyone!
    I've been trying hard to find a synonym for the phrase 'practical applications of the theory'.
    I want to use it in the following sentence.
    His inclination towards knowing the practical applications of theory is impressive.

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    Re: Synonym for practical application of theory

    Are you looking for a single word to replace that phrase?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Synonym for practical application of theory

    i am actually not sure if it is the correct way of expressing it or if it can be be rephrased using some other word/phrase... do u feel it is correct in using it as it is?
    thanks for the prompt reply!

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    Re: Synonym for practical application of theory

    Quote Originally Posted by Shark121 View Post
    I am actually not sure if it is the correct way of expressing it or if it can be be rephrased using some other word/phrase. Do you feel it is correct in using it as it is?
    Thanks for the prompt reply!
    Your original sentence: "His inclination towards knowing the practical applications of theory is impressive."

    "Practical applications of [the] theory" sounds OK to me (depending on context), but neither "inclination" nor "knowing" are natural. Try to write your sentence again.

    Please remember to use correct capitalisation, punctuation and full English words in your posts. See my amendments above in red.
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    Re: Synonym for practical application of theory

    I tried to come up with something, but could not,can you please suggest an alternate sentence..

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