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PTE Academic Test: Practice & Study Guide

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    What Is the PTE Academic Test?
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Review basic reading, writing, listening and speaking practices and concepts using this extensive study guide. This course is designed to address all of the information you would need to know when taking the Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic test.
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Ch 2. PTE Academic Speaking Tasks {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[348541].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - PTE Academic Speaking Overview & Question Types
Lesson 2 - Self-Introduction Question: Strategies & Tips
Lesson 3 - Read Aloud & Repeat Sentence Sections on the PTE Academic Test
Lesson 4 - The Describe Image Section on the PTE Academic Test
Lesson 5 - How to Pace Yourself When Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32853].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32853].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Managing Mistakes While Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32856].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32856].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Identifying & Correcting Errors in Your Own Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32857].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32857].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 3. PTE Academic Writing Tasks {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[348553].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Overview of the PTE Academic Writing Section
Lesson 2 - How to Restate an Idea and Summarize Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28812].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28812].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - How to Write a Great Essay Quickly Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1366].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1366].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - How to Focus Your Essay and Respond to the Essay Prompt Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2695].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2695].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - How to Write a Thesis Statement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1356].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1356].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - How to Structure an Argument in Your Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - How To Write Effective Conclusions: Importance and Elements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15902].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15902].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Write With Good Diction to Develop Style, Tone & Point-of-View Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1316].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1316].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - How to Identify Wrong Word Use Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35757].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35757].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Commonly Confused Words in English Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - How to Identify Errors in Idiomatic Expressions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35756].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35756].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - How to Avoid Redundancy in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - How to Use Connective Words in Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53186].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53186].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Spelling & Word Patterns: Prefixes, Suffixes & Root Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35758].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35758].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Spelling: Words That Sound Alike (Homonyms & Homophones) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - How to Proofread an Essay for Spelling and Grammar Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1370].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1370].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. Grammatical Range & Accuracy {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[309205].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Singular & Plural Nouns: Definitions, Rules & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5430].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5430].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Pronouns: Relative, Reflexive, Interrogative & Possessive Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2365].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2365].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - What Are Personal Pronouns? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1311].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1311].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Identifying Errors of Verb Tense Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10912].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10912].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10912].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10912].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Subject-Verb Agreement: Using Uncommon Singular and Plural Nouns and Pronouns Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1314].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1314].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Comparison of Adjectives & Adverbs: Examples, Sentences & Exercises Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6428].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6428].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - How to Write with Idioms or Phrasal Verbs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Conjunctions: Coordinating & Correlative Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10992].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10992].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Using Prepositions and Correlatives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20097].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20097].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Commas: Correct Usage & Basic Rules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Punctuation: Using Colons, Semicolons & Periods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Independent & Dependent Clauses: Subordination & Coordination Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1307].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1307].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - What Are Misplaced Modifiers and Dangling Modifiers? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Sentence Agreement: Avoiding Faulty Collective Ownership Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2697].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2697].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 15 - Capitalization Rules in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 6. PTE Academic Reading Tasks {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[348557].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Overview of the PTE Academic Reading Section
Lesson 2 - Multiple Choice Questions in the PTE Academic Reading Section Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[348561].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[348561].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[348561].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[348561].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Re-Order Paragraphs in the PTE Academic Reading Section Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[348563].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[348563].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[348563].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[348563].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Fill in the Blanks in the PTE Academic Reading Section Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[348565].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[348565].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[348565].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[348565].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Matching Reading Strategies to Different Text Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83992].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83992].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Interpreting Tone in Fiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29255].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29255].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 7. Developing Reading Skills {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[309193].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Determining Facts vs. Opinion in a Text Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54605].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54605].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Topic vs. Argument in a Reading Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29332].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29332].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Constructing Meaning with Context Clues, Prior Knowledge & Word Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Finding Specific Details in a Reading Selection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44402].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44402].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Navigating a Reading Passage with Transitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29331].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29331].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - What is the Main Idea of a Story? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[115764].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[115764].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - How to Arrange Ideas in a Reading Selection in an Outline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31581].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31581].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - What is Structure in Writing and How Does it Affect Meaning? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4678].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4678].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - How to Recognize Implied Relationships in a Reading Selection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44400].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44400].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - What is Inference? - How to Infer Intended Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Logical Argument: Definition, Parts & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28043].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28043].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Reading Strategies Using Visualization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4675].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4675].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - Close Reading vs. Big Picture Reading Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4679].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4679].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Get the Gist of an Essay & Improve Reading Comprehension Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1592].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1592].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 15 - What Are the 8 Parts of Speech? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44601].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44601].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Listening for Tone & Attitude Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29701].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29701].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Transitions & Signal Words in Listening Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29702].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29702].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Listening for Agreement & Disagreement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29703].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29703].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Listening for Intonation Cues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29704].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29704].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Listening for the Main Point Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29705].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29705].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Listening for Facts and Opinions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52564].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52564].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Listening to Accented English Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29706].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29706].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - The Four Stages of the Listening Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18437].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18437].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Critical Listening & Thinking: Evaluating Others' Speeches Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18439].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18439].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Improving your Note-taking Skills: Strategies for Mapping a Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18441].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18441].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - What is a Summary? - Definition & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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