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We all want to make the peace process succeed.
We finally succeeded in getting Marjorie up the stairs.
In today's economy, you need to have very specific skills to succeed.
If you want to succeed in business, think big.
There is a lot of pressure on children to succeed in school.
In 1649 Turkey's Sultan Ibrahim was succeeded by Mohammed IV.
Anderson is expected to succeed Rondell as president of the board.
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if a horse whinnies, it makes a high sound through its nose and mouth
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