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○○○ call for ⪢⪢
In Thailand, pro-democracy protesters in Bangkok called for the end of Thailand's severe laws against criticizing the royal family.
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○○○ call on ⪢⪢
① demand ᐥthe January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol buildingᐥ
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○○○ can opener ⪢⪢
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○○○ candle ⪢⪢
It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness. #quote #image
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○○○ candlelight ⪢⪢
Never buy a hankerchief nor choose a wife by a candlelight. #quote
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○○○ cannibalization ⪢⪢
19958
 
○○○ carcass ⪢⪢
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○○○ caribou ⪢⪢
Away from the water, the caribou _____ to relax. #grammar
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◎◎◎ carnivore ⪢⪢
-- herbivore, omnivore
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○○○ casualty ⪢⪢
The explosion at the Abbey Gate was the result of a complex attack that resulted in a number of US & civilian casualties. We can also confirm at least one other explosion at or near the Baron Hotel, a short distance from the Abbey Gate.
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○○○ catch up ⪢⪢
Whether we can oneday know everything, there is to know, we can't yet say. But we already know more than enough to keep you busy catching up for a while. So let's learn some physics.
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○○○ change ⪢⪢
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change the way you think about it. #quote
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○○○ change ⪢⪢
The measure of intelligence is the ability to change. #quote #Einstein
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◎◎◎ chapel ⪢⪢
→ parish, priest, adoration, tabernacle, the Sistine Chapel, Vatican, the Chapel of Bones, sainte-chapelle, Silent Night Chapel, the Chapel of the Holy Cross
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○○○ charge ⪢⪢
A British-Australian man imprisoned in Iran on spying charges has been released, reportedly in exchange for three Iranians jailed in other countries. 2020-11-27
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○○○ chart ⪢⪢
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○○○ cheer ⪢⪢
The best way to cheer yourself is to cheer somebody else up. #quote #Einstein
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○○○ chicken ⪢⪢
Don't count your chickens before they hatch. #quote #image
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○○○ chocolaty ⪢⪢
-- cocoa, antioxidant
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○○○ cholesterol ⪢⪢
I love mayonnaise and this one has a lot less cholesterol. Not a drop.
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○○○ chronic ⪢⪢
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◎◎◎ church ⪢⪢
→ Catholic, diocese, chapel, Basilica, shrine, Cathedral, mass
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○○○ cicada ⪢⪢
#pronunciation
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○○○ cinnamon ⪢⪢
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○○○ clash ⪢⪢
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○○○ close ⪢⪢
The Taliban seizes power in Afghanistan Sunday, bringing to a close the United States' 20-year combat mission in America's longest war. 2021-08-16 #possessive
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○○○ close ⪢⪢
Voting ends in South Korea's close presidential election. Officials say counting may take longer than usual because of COVID-19 measures. 2022-03-09 → take measures
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○○○ clump ⪢⪢
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○○○ clutch ⪢⪢
A drowning man will clutch a straw. #quote #Russian_Proverb #will_would ▲→▲
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○○○ clutter ⪢⪢
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○○○ coalition ⪢⪢
Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida promises to amend the country's constitution after his ruling coalition expands its majority in parliament. 2022-07-11 #new
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○○○ cognate ⪢⪢
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○○○ colander ⪢⪢
→ pasta
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○○○ collocation ⪢⪢
→ brilliant, astute
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○○○ commemorate ⪢⪢
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○○○ commence ⪢⪢
Commence evacuation.
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○○○ commission ⪢⪢
In Beijing, the National Health Commission says the country has given 3.22 billion injections of COVID-19 vaccine since the start of the pandemic. 2022-03-21
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○○○ commission ⪢⪢
China's national health commission announces changes to its "Zero-COVID" policy permitting some infected people to recover at home and ending some testing requirements. 2022-12-07
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○○○ commissioner ⪢⪢
And in Britain, the commissioner for London's police says hundreds of police shouldn't be here after a police officer admits to 24 rapes. 2023-01-17 → commission
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○○○ commit ⪢⪢
Because UAPs pose potential flight safety and general security risk we are committed to a focused effort to determine their origins.
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○○○ compile ⪢⪢
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○○○ complacency ⪢⪢
U.S. military investigators say a "culture of complacency" was partly responsible for a 2020 militant attack on U.S. forces in Kenya that killed 3 Americans. 2022-03-11
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○○○ compromise ⪢⪢
Russian officials consider a U.S. written answer to Russian demands over Ukraine. U.S. diplomats said the document offers no compromise to Russia.
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concern
concernconcernmake anxious
 
○○○ condemn ⪢⪢
And Japan, South Korea and the United States condemn North Korea for firing a long-distance missile Thursday that landed in Japan's western waters. 2022-03-24
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○○○ condemn ⪢⪢
U.S. government officials and human rights groups condemn the executions in Myanmar of four political prisoners. The military government had accused the activists of carrying out "terror acts." 2022-07-25 #new
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○○○ configuration ⪢⪢
Our solar system's particular configuration of planets and other celestial objects, all revolving around the life-giving star, make it a special place to call home.
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○○○ congressional ⪢⪢
Videos of UFOs shown at this congressional hearing Tuesday seems straight out of a science fiction movie.
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○○○ connotation ⪢⪢
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○○○ context ⪢⪢
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○○○ contingent ⪢⪢
And tonight President Biden is deploying another 1,000 troops to Kabul. They are part of 6,000 strong contingent to help evacuate Americans.
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○○○ controversial ⪢⪢
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○○○ convicted ⪢⪢
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○○○ cooperate ⪢⪢
And Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia and Belarus will continue cooperating under new conditions caused by international sanctions. 2022-04-12
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○○○ cope ⪢⪢
→ Anthony Joshua
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◎◎◎ coronavirus ⪢⪢
Coronaviruses are a large group of viruses. They consist of a core of genetic material surrounded by an envelope with protein spikes. This gives it the appearance of a crown. 'Crown' in Latin is called 'corona' and that's how these viruses get their name.
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○○○ couch potato ⪢⪢
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○○○ courtesy of ⪢⪢
They have multiple layers of protection courtesy of their thick blubber which protect all their major veins and arteries making them extremely difficult to dispatch.
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Proverbs and Quotes in English
Short sentences and easy words.
 
○○○ courtesy of ⪢⪢
The elephant seal can lash out immense amounts of damage courtesy of its enormous neck muscles that propel their jaws like a sledge hammer.
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◎◎◎ COVID-19 ⪢⪢
The World Health Organization names the new coronavirus first identified in China late last year _____. 2020-02-11
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○○○ cram ⪢⪢
Scenes out of Ukraine show desperate people walking miles in freezing temperatures, cramming onto train station platforms and waiting hours at the Polish border. 2022-03-03
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○○○ cramped ⪢⪢
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○○○ creativity ⪢⪢
Creativity is intelligence having fun. #quote #Einstein
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○○○ critical ⪢⪢
→ crucial
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⨀⨀⨀ croissant ⪢⪢
#third
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⨀⨀⨀ croissant ⪢⪢
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○○○ crossing ⪢⪢
In Canada, the busiest border crossing with the U.S. opens after police arrested protesters and seized vehicles. But other protests continue against COVID-19 rules.
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○○○ crowded ⪢⪢
I wouldn't if I were you. It'll be crowded. #conditional △→△
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◎◎◎ crowdsourcing ⪢⪢
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○○○ crush ⪢⪢
In Cameroon, officials say at least 8 people were crushed to death in a stampede at an Africa Cup of Nations soccer game in Yaounde. 2022-01-25
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○○○ crush ⪢⪢
And South Korea's police chief takes "heavy responsibility" for failing to prevent the crushing deaths of 154 people during a street celebration Saturday in Seoul. 2022-11-01
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○○○ cryogenic ⪢⪢
Cryogenic engines are the most prestigious rocket engine technology. Due to their design and operational complexity, only a few countries have actually been able to develop this intriguing engine.
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○○○ cryptocurrency ⪢⪢
And India says it will place a 30% tax on gains from digital money known as cryptocurrencies.
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○○○ cryptocurrency ⪢⪢
A United Nations report says North Korea supports its banned nuclear and missle programs partly through cyberattacks and cryptocurrencies.
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○○○ culmination ⪢⪢
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○○○ curious ⪢⪢
I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious. #quote #Einstein
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○○○ Cygnus ⪢⪢
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○○○ hiccup ⪢⪢
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○○○ judge ⪢⪢
Don't judge a book by its cover. #quote
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