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preposition
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    used when saying how you feel about someone or something or how you treat them

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    used for showing how a process is developing in a way that will produce a particular result

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  3. 4
    a little before a particular time

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      not far from a particular place or position

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    in order to help to pay for something

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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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dish

to gossip or share personal information with someone …

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