iasLog("criterion : cdo_ei = i-should-be-so-lucky"); • If you are lucky enough to see one, observe it from a distance. The word in the example sentence does not match the entry word. You can also find related words, phrases, and synonyms in the topics: Improve your vocabulary with English Vocabulary in Use from Cambridge.Learn the words you need to communicate with confidence. googletag.pubads().addEventListener('slotRenderEnded', function(event) { if (!event.isEmpty && event.slot.renderCallback) { event.slot.renderCallback(event); } }); You can also use these as I’m so lucky to have you quotes for her – girlfriend. params: { { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, name: "_pubcid", } { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346688' }}, the first one can be used if emphasis is put on the word "also" and if the other person said that they want to go shopping with you { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}]; googletag.pubads().setTargeting("cdo_t", "chance-and-possibility"); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346693' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346688' }}, You have great grades, you’re involved in many extracurricular activities, and you do a lot of volunteer work! 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