Can I use phrasal verbs in academic writing?

Although phrasal verbs are acceptable in spoken English, they are frequently considered too informal for academic writing. Your aim is to write your paper in a simple language that makes your work clear and concise. It is therefore recommended that you replace phrasal verbs with formal one-word alternatives.

What do you think is academic writing and its differences from other kinds of writing?

Academic writing does indeed differ from other types of writing. First, academic writing is formal in style. Personal writing does not have to be formal and often times it is not. Second, academic writing is based on extensive research and seeks to prove a point within an academic field.

What is the difference between academic and nonacademic writing?

Academic articles are written by professionals in a given field. Non-Academic articles are written for the mass public. They are published quickly and can be written by anyone. Their language is informal, casual and may contain slang.