[Vocabulary] What words could be used with these constructions?

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1) He is a singer, as is evident from his voice.

What other adjectives could be used here?

as is + clear/...???

2) As is the case with humans, animals also love their babies.

What other nouns could be used here?

As is + the case/...???
 

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The alternative ways to express the same sentence do not have to be using the same parts of speech.

He is a singer, judging from his voice.
He is a singer, as you can tell from his voice.
He is a singer, as is obvious from his voice.
He is a singer, as is apparent from his voice.

Like humans, animals also love their babies.
Similar to humans, animals also love their babies.
Following humans, animals also love their babies

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Thank you very much. But I am interested only in options dealing with the "as is" construction.
 

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I am not a teacher.

1. As is evidenced by....

2. As is the situation..., but case is better here.
 

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1. As is illustrated by his voice ...
2. As is the same with humans ...

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I'm not happy with the first sentence.

There's no way you can tell from somebody's speaking voice whether they are singers or not.

'He's a singer' usually implies that he's a good singer. When you hear somebody sing badly, you can say 'He's no singer'.

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Please note that a better title would have been
As is evident/As is the case.

'Thread titles should include all or part of the word/phrase being discussed.'
 
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The alternative ways to express the same sentence do not have to be using the same parts of speech.

He is a singer, judging from his voice.
He is a singer, as you can tell from his voice.
He is a singer, as is obvious from his voice.
He is a singer, as is apparent from his voice.

Like humans, animals also love their babies.
Similar to humans, animals also love their babies.
Following humans, animals also love their babies

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I don't like "following" in the last. If animals "love" their offspring, it has nothing to do with humans.
 

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'Following' doesn't mean animals follow humans.
The observation that humans love their babies is also observed in animals. One observation follows another.
Of course, everyone knows that animals do not follow humans.
I agree the first two are better.

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The first two are better.
 
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