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Winning an award would give me a great sense of achievement.
They say they are dealing with the problem, but there seems to be no sense of urgency.
A little bit of praise and appreciation can give people a real sense of well-being.
Beth read Jake’s letter with a mounting sense of panic.
It’s a small village with a strong sense of local identity.
Dogs have a sense of smell that is five times more sensitive than that of humans.
You need a good sense of balance to skate well.
She has a great sense of humor.
I’m sure he’ll be able to find the house – he has a pretty good sense of direction.
Our father was a good designer, but he had no business sense.
He should have had the sense to park the car in the shade.
At least they have someone who can talk sense on the subject.
There’s no sense in going ahead until the costs have been agreed on.
The word “bank” has a number of senses.
We are talking about vocational training in the broadest sense.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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