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This another word that can be used to describe change and is useful in discussion type essays. This is a key concept in essays as you frequently need to write about these ideas:
what changes you expect to happen in the future
what changes have happened compared to the past
how a proposal/suggestion will change things
Forms of the word
modify: a verb
modification: a countable and uncountable noun
modified: an adjective
unmodified: the negative adjective
Other related words
There are a number of words in English for describing change. Here are a few other common ones
Using the word
slight/major/minor etc: It may be necessary to modify the some courses so that they are suitable for online learning.
make: This proposal could work if some modifications are made to it.
behaviour/attitude: Another possible solution is simply to find a way to encourage problem children to modify their behaviour and adapt to the normal classroom environment.
genetically modified/GM: The major argument in favour of genetically modified crops is that they produce a far greater yield than standard crops.
The two prepositions most commonly used with modification are
to: You make a modification to a proposal
of: A modification of a proposal may result in better results