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The novel did not really exist as a genre before the 17th century.
There's a whole genre of movies about city-dwellers lost in the wilderness.
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a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents
a large cake decorated or filled with sweet foods such as fruit, cream, and chocolate
to gossip or share personal information with someone …
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