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    #1

    the verb 'seem'

    I just can't seem to find a way to ...

    Does this mean: I can't find out a way to ... or I can't spot the way to ...?

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    Re: the verb 'seem'

    It's incomplete, so a lot depends on what comes next, but it probably means that the person has tried to discover a way to do something and has been unsuccessful.

    If you give the complete sentence, it helps when working out meaning.

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