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All our words are used in current English and we hear or read them within days of using them here!

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Today's Word/phrase:

deep-seated

a strong attitude or feeling

  • there is a deep-seated attitude in this department against technology.

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a fluke

something good happens by accident

  • I can't believe Tom won, it must have been a fluke!

an environmentalist

someone who's job it is to study the environment

  • Environmentalists are studying the effects of global warming across the world

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