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forerunner
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Oliver Twist
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  • At first, he was pleased with the discovery: hoping that it might be the forerunner of his release; but such thoughts were quickly dispelled, on his sitting down to breakfast along with the Jew, who told him, in a tone and manner which increased his alarm, that he was to be taken to the residence of Bill Sikes that night.

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  • The League of Nations was a forerunner of the United Nations.
  • Nietzsche was a forerunner of postmodernism.

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