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    Default bread and butter

    Hi, dear teachers:

    I want to ask a question about
    Do you think bread and butter is more important than dreams?
    it has been confused me for a long time.
    Very thanks for your precious opinions and sharing ideas with me.

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    Default Re: bread and butter

    Sure
    You'll die if You haven't eat for a long time
    Deadman has no dreams

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    Default Re: bread and butter

    bread and butter = things of everyday importance

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    Default Re: bread and butter

    Tdol,
    Yes, but what's happen with a human, who doesn't eat or sleep or something of everyday importance ?
    He could die

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    The original sentence is about the importance of aspirations and ambitions (dreams) compared to the realities of everyday life and ensuring that basic needs are met.

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