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used for telling someone to hurry
used for telling someone that they should do something immediately, and not delay
used for saying that you must do something immediately
used for telling someone to do something immediately
used for ordering someone to do something immediately
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
the amount of money that a business makes or loses
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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