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  1. 1
    the third letter of the English alphabet. C is a consonant.

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  2. 2

    C

    the first note in the musical scale of C major

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  3. 3

    C

    a grade that a teacher gives to a student's work to show that it is average

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  4. 4

    C

    the Roman numeral for 100

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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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