a neglected area of research
- The first chapter delimits her area of research.
- Vocabulary teaching has rapidly changed in status from ‘a neglected aspect of language learning’ (Meara, 1980) to an area of growing attention and research.
- Bank share has been a neglected sector of the market this week.
- Expansion into new areas of research might be possible.
- Gene research is a recondite area of learning.