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Rich

Wealthy

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The internet

The information highway

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A variety of

A wild range of

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Worries

Concerns

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Honesty

Integrity

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Rely a lot on

Rely heavily on

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A system for a particular purpose

A mechanism for

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A person

An individual

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A thing that is new and very interesting

A novelty

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English

A universal language

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Self-respect

Self-esteem

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Self-control

Self-discipline

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The way to do sth.

The approach to doing sth.

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Problems that exist for a long time

Persistent/chronic problems

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Do not work out often

Follow a sedentary lifestyle

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Result

Consequence(更倾向于消极)

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Be good for

Be beneficial to

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Are almost everywhere

Are prevalent

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Boring

Repetitive

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Can be used

Be available

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Good for environment

Environmentally-friendly/eco-friendly

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Having an acceptable explanation

Justified

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The present + n.

The current + n.

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Always spend a lot of money

Lead an extravagant lifestyle

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Important

Crucial

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Enough

Sufficient < ample < abundant

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Too much

Excessive

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Very little

Minimal

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Leading to the opposite result

Countproductive(只要对实现目标有阻碍作用)

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Make sth. strong

Strengthen sth.

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Make sth. Better

Enhance/improve sth.

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Make sth. Worse

Worsen/ exacerbate

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Develop successfully

Thrive

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Choose a new lifestyle/method

Adopt ~

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Use ... again

Reuse

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Ask for

Request

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Look like sth.

Resemble sth.

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Consider sth. Valuable

Value sth.

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Take part in

Participate in

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Deal with ( a problem)

Combat/address/tackle ~

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Make sth. Hard to develop

Hinder the development of sth.

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Try their best/very hard to do sth.

Strive to ...

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Change sth. A lot

Transform sth.

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Take down a building

Demolish a building

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Make their potential come true

Fulfill their potential/ achieve their potential

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Answer the meet

Meet/satisfy the need

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Give sb. Ability to

Enable sb. To

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为……创造条件,打好基础

Provide a solid foundation for / lay the groundwork for / pave the way for

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Break the ecological balance

Disrupt the ecological balance

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Get rid of

Eliminate

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In the old days

Traditionally

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And so on

Etc.

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In this aspect

In this respect/regard

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It is impossible that

It is (highly) unlikely that