#### Mathematical English Usage - a Dictionary

##### by Jerzy Trzeciak

## simple

[*see also*: easy, straightforward, direct

Unfortunately, there is a simple but serious error in the final step of the proof.

The simplest example of this is furnished by......

Here is a simple direct proof.

This strikingly simple proof was discovered by J. Dixon.

Although the idea is simple, its implementation is complicated by the fact that......

In fact, the computation for A becomes somewhat simpler.

We remark that this proof seems conceptually and calculationally simpler.

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