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week in English:

1. weekly

His weekly wages are $20.
We are paid weekly not monthly.
The weekly appears on Thursday.
For comfortable weekly shopping you have to have a car.
Mr Miura brought an action of libel against a weekly magazine.
My dad gives me a weekly allowance that I use to buy comics and ice cream.
This weekly comes out once a week.
He was convinced that he could make a success of the weekly magazine in the long run.
Since I've entered that school, I have to write weekly reports just like Japanese students do.
In our weekly experiment,...
... a weekly newspaper
We do our weekly shopping on Friday afternoon when the supermarket isn’t so busy
Read three problems from a weekly feature in a British newspaper.
This newspaper is published weekly.

English word "week"(weekly) occurs in sets:

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2. feeble

His pulse was feeble.
She made a feeble attempt to explain the issue.
The old lady has been rather feeble since her illness.
He was too feeble to do manual labor.
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds.
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The light was feeble and he could see but little.
It was a feeble excuse he gave for being late. It did not convince anyone.
The feeble old man collapsed on the sidewalk.
The old woman may have been feeble and unable to walk well, but her mind was as sharp as a tack.
... could only power one feeble bulb.
The feeble patient is suffering from stomach cancer.

English word "week"(feeble) occurs in sets:

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3. week

Classes begin next week.
Men's suits are on sale this week at that department store.
With so many people absent this week, we weren't able to complete the project.
When I saw his mother yesterday, she said he had left the hospital a week before.
It has been just a week since I arrived in New York.
This was a bad week. My train was late two days in a row.
If you only had one more week to live, what would you spend your time doing?
A week later, Germany attacked Poland.
I feel completely restored after a week in the country.
Last week she gave birth to a beautiful baby girl.
Cherry blossoms last only for a few days, a week at the most.
I pay fifty pounds a week for board and lodging.
Last week, I mailed him some souvenirs from the U.S.
Tom and Mary got married the week after they graduated from college.
My band will perform this week at Chuck's Bar and Grill. Please come and see us.