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    2. It means that if you don’t practice it won’t affect you in any way

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    2. It means 필사적인 It actually does not have two opposite meanings but another word is hopeless!

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    2. “What’s the most desperate thing you’ve done for food?” This is someone asking what is the lowest working job you’ve done so that you could get food and eat. Lowest working job could be like working a street corner and selling yourself (body) for money just so you could eat.

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    2. He was desperate to get answers. He desperately searched for them, but he couldn’t find any.

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    2. Desperate means that you need or want something very much: He's desperate for help. When you're freaked out it's like you can't control your emotions: They freaked out when they heard about the explosion.

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    2. Yes, consider does usually mean that you really thought carefully about it, or were serious about doing that — but it isn’t necessarily very long. You considered (you contemplated it, you had thought about it). "He had considered giving up his job" “She considered leaving her husband” Deliberate has 2 pronunciations that mean different things, so please be careful. diˈlibəˌrāt/
means to engage in long and careful consideration. To deliberate means to carefully think or talk something through. it also means slow and measured, the pace of this kind of careful decision making. If you chose deliberately, you make a very conscious, well-thought-through choice. “She deliberated over the menu” “The jury deliberated deliberated several days before reaching a decision” “She deliberated for a month before deciding on which purse to buy” dəˈlib(ə)rət/
done consciously and intentionally, slow and unhurried. This is usually a bad thing: “You deliberately disobeyed orders.” “You deliberately defied authority” To contemplate means to look thoughtfully at something for a long time, or to think about something deeply. It is usually meditative, and you are thinking profound thoughts. “She stood and contemplated the Mona Lisa for a very long time” “Now that she has finished her first year of college, she is contemplating changing her major” (she is deeply considering it, and is looking at other majors instead, and probably in the process of deciding what to choose next). —here contemplating is a stronger word than “She is considering changing her major” (which only means she is thinking about it)

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    2. Reckless is carelessly doing things, while desperate is being irrational because you're hopeless.

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    2. The book seems to be written in very old, more Shakespearean language. Today it would be correct to say 'live independently'.

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    2. It means she is she is asking that question at the same time she is trying to comprehend his suicide. So yes, "while" can also be used in place of "As." It just means she is doing both things simultaneously, or at the same time.

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    2. I really am not sure if that sentence makes sense, but here is the pronunciation

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    2. Many people who are overnight millionaires favour to wear clothes tagging famous brands across themselves to show off their superiority. However, this behavior conveys a lack of cultural life for which they’re desperate. To be a sound, rich and respectable person, in my opinion, we should do something special—that is to be either the best one, or the only one benefiting most of human beings.

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    2. As the trump administration has took the ever-longest shutdown from federal states with a huge economic loss, it’s esimated that he must be desperate on reaching on agreement in the negociation talk. The U.S president Trump is supposed to have a talk with Mr. Ryu deputy-minister in White house, seconde day afternoon. As the Trump administration has taken the longest government shutdown ever, it has caused huge economic losses in the states. It is believed that he must be desperate to reach an agreement in the negotiations. President Trump is meeting with White House Deputy Minister Mr. Ryu in the afternoon.

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    2. "nothing more or less" the mirror that harry potter looks at shows nothing else than what Harry truly wants, which is his family, who he has never known. it is nothing more and nothing less than what he truly wants. NOR isnt commonly used nowadays. But yes, you are correct, it should be "neither knowledge nor truth". But OR is acceptable. Maybe they used OR because it is easier to understand and relate to for younger people. Since that book is targeted towards them.

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    2. “My life started to take a quite annoying state recently. However, the issue isn’t really new and had actually been there for a while. You could say, on the other hand, I was doing some sort of mind-hypnotism in order to silence the voice of resentment echoing in my head. It was a desperate attempt on my behalf, to continue the course of my studies and life in general. As a result, I later found out that lately I’m displeased using this way. I question myself, “What is all this for? Why am I doing this?” It’s a repeated question lingering in the back of my mind. After a lot of pondering, wondering and searching, I realised that in fact there isn’t much I can do about it, I just have to go through with it in hopes of everything getting better. For the sake of clarification, I mean finding what I love to do and finding out WHY I am doing it. Living without direction or aimlessly in other terms, is extremely hard. You find that your days are consumed of thoughts of WHY and WHAT. They lose their significance, the control of the events due to take part in your life until you find out what your mission is. Figuring out the mission is the main goal for me. It isn’t simple, if it were they wouldn’t be masses of people swallowing tons on anti-depressants every year all around the world! -Although your paragraphs are pretty advanced and understandable, there are some parts that seem a bit unpunctual and a little repetitive so I tried my best to fix it into a writing piece that could be presented to someone within the school years. Hope this helped!

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    2. Hi Ahmed -- it's very good! Here are the changes I wold make. Your meaning is clear throughout, and all I would change is some of the word order and punctuation, just to make it flow better. " My life recently started talking quite an annoying turn, but that issue isn't really new. Actually things had been going downhill for a while. But you could say that i was doing some sort of mind-hypnotism in order to silence the voice of resentment echoing in my head, in a desperate attempt to continue the course of my studies, and life in general, peacefully! As a result, i found out lately that I'm not content this way! So i asked myself, "What is it all for?! Why am I doing this?! " And i keep asking myself the exact same question over and over again! Finally, i realized that, in fact, there isn't much that I can do about it. All I have to do is just keep going on with it, knowing that someday things will get better. For the sake of clarification, by getting better I mean finding what I love to do and truly understanding the WHY behind doing it. Living without direction, aimlessly, is really hard. Your days seem to have no significance, and you lose control on your life's events, until you know your mission in life. So figuring out the mission is the main goal, and it isn't simple! If it were, there wouldn't be masses of people swallowing tons of antidepressants every year all over the world! "

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    2. I think your second one is much better! I know you're limited with time on your recording, but it would be nice if you could slow are pronunciations down. This would make your voice much more clear in your audio. Also add emphasis and feeling on important words like (mortgage, loan, desperate, & much-needed)

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