Up and Down[Vocabulary]

1. dip = fall slightly and then quickly recover

Go down and back up

 

2. plummet = plunge

Go down  very fast

 

3. fall and  level off = drop followed by a period of stability

Down then straight

 

4. soar = rocket

Go up very fast

 

5. hit a peak = reach a high

to go to the highest point

 

6. fluctuate = be erratic

Go up and down a lot

 

7. hit a low = reach one’s lowest point

To go to the lowest point

 

8. rise gradually = increase slowly but surely

Go up slowly

 

9. remain flat/stable = stabilize

Doesn’t change

 

10. fall gradually = decrease steadily

Go down slowly


Verb to Noun

ex: Book purchases increased gradually over the year.

-> There was a gradual rise in purchases over the year.


Note:

This is words to describe graphs.

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