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    meaning of struck and strike

    From: Where should the balance between development and the environment be struck? And who should strike it?
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    1. meaning of "be struck" in the first sentence?
    2. who should strike? means? - to do what?

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    Re: meaning of struck and strike

    Quote Originally Posted by Suthipong View Post
    From: Where should the balance between development and the environment be struck? And who should strike it?
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    1. meaning of "be struck" in the first sentence?
    2. who should strike? means? - to do what?
    The term is "to strike a balance". It means to get the balance right. "Struck" is the past participle of "strike". If you strike a balance, a balance is struck.

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    Re: meaning of struck and strike

    Thank you.

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