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Let me give you some advice.
Tomatoes were only 70 cents a pound, so I bought some.
The result came as a surprise to some.
I just wanted some more information about language courses.
I’ve forgotten some of the details.
Some of you may know the story of Rip Van Winkle.
Some kids are more adventurous than others.
Some people like pigeons and some don’t.
We’ve been waiting here for some time already.
He left the city some years ago and hasn’t been heard of since.
It took some courage to speak out against her employer.
They criticized me personally, and that hurt me some.
I’m feeling some better.
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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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