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Today we are gonna learn the word adopt.
1. [V.] to legally take another person’s child into your own family and take care of him or her as your own child
They’ve adopted a baby girl.
They have no children of their own, but they’re hoping to adopt.
2. [v.] to take an animal that has been left in a place such as a rescue center, and keep it as your pet
Only about 20 percent of all dogs and cats that come into the rescue center will be adopted.
She lives in a 3-bedroomed home with five dogs she adopted from an animal shelter.
3. [v.] to accept or start to use something new
I think it’s time to adopt a different strategy in my dealings with him.
The new tax would force companies to adopt energy-saving measures.
So that’s for today’s word “adopt“. Try to make as many sentences as possible and share it with everybody in our comments below.
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