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Grit

Noun.  Firmness of mind or spirit : unyielding courage in the face of hardship or danger–http://www.merriam-webster.com This is the first time after several months since last time I watched TED Talks. Recently, I have been experiencing career development difficulties, the topic “The key to success? Grit” … Continue reading

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Astringency

Today, I was trying to describe a taste, not sweetness, not bitterness, not saltines, not sourness in English, and I couldn’t figure it out. After research, I found the word I need- ASTINGENCY. It is a taste that “contain tannins … Continue reading

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