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Cause

Usually collocates with negative results and situations

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Produce

Produce is more neutral, and deals with more concrete results. It is used in formal contexts

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Give

While cause usually collocates with negative situations, give can be used for positive or negative

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Generate

Generate us often used in contexts where people are forced to do more than usual, and in computer contexts. It sometimes has a rather negative feel. It is used in formal contexts.

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Provoke

To cause a reaction, especially a negative one

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Precipitated / sparked off

Quickly, suddenly caused

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Brought about

Gradually produced

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Resulted in

Produced

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Stem from

Be a result of

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Grounds for

Cause, reason

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Has implications for

Is likely to cause certain results

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Is based on

Has been developed as a result of