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Someone called while you were out.
While in Australia, she met and married Bert.
She had sprained her ankle while playing tennis.
While in prison he shared a cell with Ron Spicer.
Could you take care of the children while I cook lunch?
While I agree with you, I do not believe that your way is best.
While most children learn to read easily, some need extra help.
The south of the country continues to grow richer, while the north grows poorer.
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