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The Importance of Being Earnest
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  • You can hardly imagine that I and Lord Bracknell would dream of allowing our only daughter—a girl brought up with the utmost care—to marry into a cloak-room, and form an alliance with a parcel?
  • The moment you consent to my marriage with Gwendolen, I will most gladly allow your nephew to form an alliance with my ward.

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  • The Islamic governments formed an alliance to defeat Israel.
  • the shifting alliances within a large family

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