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life in English:

1. life

That's life.
I wish I could care more about my grades but it seems that, at a certain point of my life, I decided they wouldn't be so important anymore.
If you go to that supermarket, you can buy most things you use in your daily life.
Pizza is the kind of food that fits into today's life style.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.
I sometimes wish I could live a quiet retired sort of life but I doubt I could stand it for more than a few days.
Mary's sickness does not stop her from enjoying life.
You should always spend time doing things that help your children get ahead in life.
She wished for a more relaxing life, but that was impossible under the circumstances.
Making light of cavities can be a matter of life and death.
In everyday life we have many obligations and responsibilities.
Don't be so glum about it. Life has its ups and downs.
People I admire most are those who do not see life in terms of power.
Old homes, especially traditional Japanese ones, can be damp and unfriendly to modern life.
If you drive with anything less than extreme caution, you're risking your life.

English word "life"(life) occurs in sets:

Minimal Pairs - Consonants

2. lives

Imagination affects every aspect of our lives.
She lives alone.
One lives in Fukuoka, and the others live in Niigata.
We were in danger of losing our lives.
Thousands and thousands of soldiers lost their lives.
He built hospitals and helped the people of Africa improve their lives.
Our lives are determined by our environment.
It had been very costly in lives, money, and supplies.
Everything that lives will die sometime.
We are born crying, spend our lives complaining, and die disappointed.
The fact that a man lives on the same street with me does not mean he is my friend.
The fact is that his father lives alone in New York because of work.
Men and women between the ages of 25 and 54 have the most stressful lives.
If it were not for great books, our lives would be much the poorer.
There is an urgent need for understanding how climate change will affect our lives.

English word "life"(lives) occurs in sets:

rzeczowniki w liczbie mnogiej

3. Man

I know this man.
The man went to pieces when the judge said he would have to go to prison for life.
No extremely fat man has ever attempted such a thing.
That man was standing a little ways away, but he turned when he heard Tom shout.
Now that you mention it, what happened to that man who used to work here?
The man, who had not eaten for three days, had trouble thinking about anything except food.
A fund was launched to set up a monument in memory of the dead man.
She tried to put the young man out of her mind, but it was impossible.
His strength is much greater than that of an ordinary man.
Some wise man has said life consists of one disappointment after another.
It says in the Bible, "Man shall not live on bread alone."
The confidence man and his blonde call girl make a perfect match in enraging his landlady.
I'd describe him as a middle-aged man in a yellow jacket, orange tie and a pink shirt.
The man in charge of the merry-go-round decided to make sure everything was working properly.
A man with a watch knows what time it is, a man with two watches is never sure.