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used when you are giving permission
used for giving someone permission in a polite way
used for giving permission or agreeing with a suggestion that someone has made
used for politely agreeing with someone, giving permission, or saying “yes”
used for telling someone that they can do or have whatever they want
used for saying yes when someone asks for your permission
used for giving someone permission to do or use something
used for telling someone that it is all right to do something, even though you do not want them to
a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars
the system of trade unions, or the principles on which trade unions are based
an afternoon full of crafts
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