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About 250 students are working with us at any given time.
In a given situation, more than one of these methods may be used.
Many people pay off the money owed within a given time.
He was not a man much given to compassion.
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a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents
a large cake decorated or filled with sweet foods such as fruit, cream, and chocolate
to gossip or share personal information with someone …
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