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If permission is granted, they'll start building soon.
The Board has refused to grant your request.
Irish nationalists urged the British government to grant an amnesty to all political prisoners.
On April 30, the club granted him a leave of absence for personal reasons.
His wish had finally been granted.
Losing my job taught me never to take anything for granted.
You can't take it for granted that they'll behave themselves.
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