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Today we are gonna learn the word concede.
Translations of concede in different languages:
1. [v.] to admit something is true or correct, although you wish it were not true
I conceded that I had made a number of errors.
2. [v.] to admit that you are not going to win a game, argument, battle, etc.
The Georgian forces defended the capital but were finally obliged to concede.
In May 1949, Stalin concede defeat and reopened land access to Berlin.
3. [v.] to not be able to stop your opponent from getting a goal during a game
The team has conceded only 19 goals in 28 games.
4. [v.] to give something to someone as a right or privilege, often unwillingly
The King finally agreed to concede further powers to Parliament.
Finally the company conceded wage increases to theri workers.
Practice: make a sentence with this word and leave your comments below.
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