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She heard footsteps approaching from behind.
A strange boat was approaching the shore.
Have you thought about approaching Sally? She might be able to help.
I have already approached my boss about a raise.
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the period of 40 days before Easter, starting on Ash Wednesday, when some Christians stop eating...