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It gives me great pleasure to accept this award.
Saunders has been convicted for accepting bribes.
Our clients will never accept this proposal.
Most of the report’s recommendations have been accepted by Congress.
Sam accepted her explanation without question.
This argument is unlikely to be accepted by the court.
Most scientists accept that climate change is linked to pollution.
His views on genetics are not now widely accepted.
I know it’s not fair, but you’ll just have to accept it.
They found it hard to accept defeat.
For a long time, he simply could not accept that she was dead.
Under the new law, gay people will be accepted in the armed forces.
Mexico was accepted as a member of the OECD in 1994.
A publisher in New York has accepted her novel for publication.
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