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facilitate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfacilitatefa‧cil‧i‧tate /fəˈsɪlɪteɪt/ ●○○ AWL verb [transitive] formal  EASYto make it easier for a process or activity to happen Computers can be used to facilitate language learning.facilitation /fəˌsɪlɪˈteɪʃən/ noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
facilitateThe government was, he said, prepared to facilitate and fund the work of researchers into the matter.Piaget identified social interaction as one of the major variables that facilitate cognitive development.Both centers are electronically linked to facilitate communication.Dividing students into small groups usually helps facilitate discussion.Legislation is urgently needed to facilitate police counterterrorist operations.Manufacturers would be required to maintain dossiers in a standard format on each product, a measure designed to facilitate safety checks.Internal representation and language development facilitate the development of truly social behavior and spark social learning.The managers research, collect, and maintain special education materials and facilitate their distribution within a region.Bodybuilders use mental imaging to facilitate their physical development.
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Verb table
facilitate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyfacilitate
he, she, itfacilitates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyfacilitated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave facilitated
he, she, ithas facilitated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad facilitated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill facilitate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have facilitated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam facilitating
he, she, itis facilitating
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you, we, theyare facilitating
Past
I, he, she, itwas facilitating
you, we, theywere facilitating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been facilitating
he, she, ithas been facilitating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been facilitating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be facilitating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been facilitating
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