Today’s daily word is
This is a group of words that can come in useful when you are categorising things: for instance, you can compare and contrast external factors to internal factors. It is particularly useful when discussing cause and effect.
Forms of the word
external: the adjective
externally: the adverb
externalise: the verb
externalisation: the noun
Using the word
factors: We should also remember that there are also external factors that affect how children behave at school.
influence: One external influence on the behaviour of children can be what they see on television.
pressure: Some degree of external pressure may be needed if advertisers are to change their practices.
environment: Very often the external environment, including people they meet at school, has a greater influence on children than their parents have.