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1. C 2. It’s a great option when you’re on a budget (1) and can help clear space in your home  3. Something that one person considers not valuable (important) may be considered valuable (important) by someone else
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1. many 2. the textile industry  3. (i) they worked in the textile industry  (ii) they bought property 4. traditional shops selling Shanghai noodles, dumplings and other locally-made snacks
1. costly / expensive 2. (i) distributors have no stocks  (ii) the share price keeps climbing 3. (i) NG (ii) T (iii) F 4. (i) unseated (ii) toast (iii) lavish
1. The loss of her sight./ She got form of cancer that affects the eyes and became blind. /She became blind. 2. C 3. (i) NG (ii) F (iii) T
1. C 2. (i) plummeted (ii) shrinking  (iii) veteran 3. The 1980s were a time of great economic prosperity./There was an economic boom in the 1980s./People had a lot of money in the 1980s.
1. fried chicken 2. (i) it shouldn’t be too oily (ii) the skin should be crisp (iii) the meat should be moist
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