What makes a good life?
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Then look through the glossary.
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life – move forward
to work - to rely on work
in order to have a good life – things to pursue
for them. - give good results
How their life stories were going to
. - happen to unfold
All projects of this kind
within a decade. - break into pieces
Too many people
of the study. – stop before finishing
Funding for the research
. – finishes
sophomore ['sɔfəmɔː] -
a student of the second year
to serve in the war. - They left.
into adults. - became adults
our men. = calls our men
Period. – the end of the sentence
that… - It happens so
Octogenarian [ˌɔktəuʤə'neərɪən] - who is in their 80s
the other person. - They can rely on the other person.
To bicker with each other
day in and day out
- to quarrel every single day
to take a toll on something – to inflict damage
what they needed to
– what they need to pursue
people who fared the best were the people who
to relationships - who relied on relationships
to that family member – to get in touch
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Please make up sentences with the following verbs: to turn out, to dry up, to count on, to work out, to reach out to. The context should be familiar to you: about a friend, neighbor or a movie character.
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