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Turning points and important stages

black swan

noun

an event that is extremely rare and unexpected but has very significant consequences

defining

adjective

a defining event or moment is one that decides everything that happens afterwards

epiphanic

adjective

relating to or typical of a moment when you suddenly realize or understand something important

turning point

noun

a time when an important change takes place in a situation, especially one that makes it better

peak

noun

the time when something is at its highest or greatest level

climax

noun

the most exciting or important moment in a story, event, or situation, usually near the end

highlight

noun

the most exciting, impressive, or interesting part of an event

watershed

noun

an event that causes an important change to take place

milestone

noun

an event or achievement that marks an important stage in a process

crossroads

noun

a point during the development of something when you have to make an important decision about what to do next

sandwich generation

a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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to gossip or share personal information with someone …

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