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Get A Name by Jacky Tai

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09

Rule No. 6 – No Generic Words

 

 

 

 

 

SEATTLE is the largest city in the north-western part of the United States, with a land area of 369.2 square kilometres and a population of around 3.3 million.50 It is located 154 kilometres south of the Canadian border in the state of Washington. Said to have been inhabited for the last 4,000 years, Seattle got its name from the word “Sealth”, the name of the chief of two local tribes. The city became most famous in recent times, perhaps, for its starring role in the romantic movie Sleepless In Seattle, featuring Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks.

But Seattle is also very well-known for its coffee. In a 2002 article in The New York Times, “The List; Seattle: An Insider’s Address Book”, Catharine Reynolds ...

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