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    Smile In extraordinary circumstances,

    In extraordinary circumstances, some choose to risk their lives for others.
    In extraordinary conditions/situations, some choose to risk their lives for others.


    Do the above versions all sound good? If yes, are there any subtle differences semantically? Thanks.

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    Re: In extraordinary circumstances,

    Quote Originally Posted by angliholic View Post
    In extraordinary circumstances, some choose to risk their lives for others.
    In extraordinary conditions/situations, some choose to risk their lives for others.


    Do the above versions all sound good? If yes, are there any subtle differences semantically? Thanks.
    Under extraordinary circumstances....

    In extraordinary conditions/situations, some choose to risk their lives for others.

    I think that these words are relative synonyms and you can use the one you wish.

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