Example sentences of "[noun sg] it [is] [adv] assumed that " in BNC.

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1 In a commercial or industrial setting it is often assumed that organisations try to maximise profits as their main goal .
2 In theory it is typically assumed that we are concerned with the distribution of taxes and benefits among individuals according to their ability to pay ( the normative basis for this is not discussed here — see Lecture 11 ) ; in empirical work , this is typically taken to mean measured money income .
3 Someone must plough the fields or milk the cows , but much of this endeavour takes place hidden from public view and when a tractor is glimpsed across a field it is often assumed that it is a farmer who is in the cab .
4 For example , hearing impairments provide a common aetiology for linguistic difficulties among deaf children and for this reason it is usually assumed that deaf children will respond to therapy in similar ways .
5 The term substantial steps is used because prior to that stage it is generally assumed that there is nothing for the offeror to disclose publicly .
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