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You can always contact your tutor for advice and support.
Ask your father for advice.
Let me give you some advice.
I took his advice and left.
We are here to give people advice about health issues.
Tenants involved in a dispute with their landlord should seek legal advice.
He ignored the doctor's advice that he ought to lose weight.
She's acting on her lawyer's advice.
She applied to York University on the advice of her teacher.
used when giving friendly advice
used when giving stronger advice
used when giving advice that is based on your own experience
used when offering advice to someone, even though they may not want to hear what you are telling them
used when giving advice in more formal and serious contexts
This is the British English definition of advice. View American English definition of advice.
the long central part of a church where people sit
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