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  1. Mehrgan's Avatar
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    Looking for an adjective collocating with 'experience'...

    Hi all,

    May I have an adjective describing an experience or a moment which is unique and will NEVER be repeated again?

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    Re: Looking for an adjective collocating with 'experience'...

    You may consider "one-off", see http://www.thefreedictionary.com/one-off

    Not a teacher.

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    #3

    Re: Looking for an adjective collocating with 'experience'...

    "Once in a lifetime"

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    #4

    Re: Looking for an adjective collocating with 'experience'...

    Hello.
    I'd prefer it to be hyphenated if it's an adjective - once-in-a-lifetime.
    Last edited by tzfujimino; 19-Mar-2014 at 20:11.

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