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A Chinese proverb notes that one cannot manage too many affairs, like pumpkins in water, one pops up while you try to hold down the other.

I hate aggressive people who approach me as soon as I walk into a store, and try to sell me things I don't want.

Their cat becomes very aggressive if you try to get near her kittens.

We agonized for days over what to do before finally making the decision to sell our car rather than try to have it repaired again.

On the television show "Survivor," the contestants try to make alliances with different people to vote others off the island.

Faced with worsening health, and a doctor that didn't seem able to help him, Craig decided to try alternative medicine.

We could have a company golf tournament, or alternatively, we could try something like an overnight camping trip.

ESL students often try to draw analogies between English and their mother tongue, but it is not always possible.

To try to make an analogy between the regime of Saddam Hussein and Hitler is absurd. The actions of Hitler were without parallel in human history.

We need to try a different angle in our advertising in order to attract a younger clientele.

You need to try to see the question from a number of different angles in order to come up with a proper solution.

Someone once joked that you should never try to teach a pig to sing.

It wastes your time, and annoys the pig.

You'll blow a fuse if you try to use too many appliances at once.

Police fear that terrorists may try to assassinate the President during his appearance at the summit.

Discussion question: What strategies do you employ to try to improve your work on homework assignments? 313 .

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