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controversy
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The Merchant of Venice
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  • I acquainted him with the cause in controversy between the Jew and Antonio the merchant; we turn’d o’er many books together; he is furnished with my opinion which, bettered with his own learning,—the greatness whereof I cannot enough commend,—comes with him at my importunity to fill up your Grace’s request in my stead.

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  • The film benefited from the controversy.
  • A civilization in which there is not a continuous controversy about important issues is on the way to totalitarianism and death.
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