Although a teenager， Fred could resist being told what to do and what not to do.
I appreciate having been given the opportunity to study abroad two years ago.
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There was no sign that Mr. Jospin ， who keeps a firm control on the party despite having resigned from leadership of it， would intervene personally.
Our modern civilization must not be thought of as having been created in a short period of time.
Nowhere in nature is aluminum found free， owing to its always being combined with other elements， most commonly with oxygen.
As the children become financially independent of the family， the emphasis on family financial security will shift from protection to saving for the retirement years.
Everyone with half an eye on the unemployment figures knew that the assertion about economic recovery being just around the corner was untrue