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Thread: matchmaker

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    Hi teachers,

    when native speakers hear the word "matchmaker",do they first perceive the meaning of this word as the "person" who matches a male and female together or the "manufacture" which makes matches?


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    Re: matchmaker

    My first idea is of a person who arranges marriages, or gets people together.

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