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    Keith Fonseca chats with his next-door neighbours standing on the porch of his 150-year-old family bungalow at Pali village, one of Mumbai's 187 Gaothans. He says the long-standing colony has been a way of life since past many generations.

    Please explain the highlighed one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by user_gary View Post
    Keith Fonseca chats with his next-door neighbours standing on the porch of his 150-year-old family bungalow at Pali village, one of Mumbai's 187 Gaothans. He says the long-standing colony has been a way of life since past many generations.

    Please explain the highlighted words/phrase.
    has been a way of life for many generations This is the way things have been done for a very long time.

    A very bad sentence - "the long-standing colony has been there for many generations" is what it probably means.

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