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revise
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The House of Mirth
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  • Lily was nineteen when circumstances caused her to revise her view of the universe.
  • Put by Rosedale in terms of business-like give-and-take, this understanding took on the harmless air of a mutual accommodation, like a transfer of property or a revision of boundary lines.

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  • How can you revise that paragraph to improve the expression of ideas?
  • Do you think the writer should revise the underlined sentence?

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