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English Conversation 5: The Old Days

1. to be mean to someone: to not be nice to a person
  • She is mean to me.
  • He is often mean to his employees. He is not a nice boss.
2. used to do something: did something in the past but now do not do it
  • I used to play basketball every weekend, but these days I can't play because I hurt my knee.
  • He used to eat a lot of hamburgers, but now he is trying to be healthy, so he only eats a hamburger once a month.

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