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    bring up/ rocket

    Dear teachers,

    Would you tell me your opinion about the interpretations of the expression in bold in the following sentences?

    The cost of bringing up a child has rocketed by over a third in the past five year.

    bring up = raise from childhood, rear

    rocket = dramatic rise

    Thank you for your efforts.

    Regards,

    V

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    Re: bring up/ rocket

    I think you have done what you wanted to do.
    Well done.

    Stephen
    http://www.ieltsonly.co.uk

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