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  1. Odessa Dawn's Avatar
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    #1

    They will ... with ...?

    However, those problems will pass.They will ... with perseverance, patience and practice. Since those weaknesses are not getting into our way of understanding each other, it is OK.

    I need a word to fill the space there. I do not want to repeat the word pass.

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    #2

    Re: They will ... with ...?

    Disappear.
    I am not a teacher.

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    #3

    Re: They will ... with ...?

    Quote Originally Posted by Odessa Dawn View Post
    However, those problems will pass. They will ... with perseverance, patience and practice. Since those weaknesses are not getting into the way of our understanding each other, it is OK.
    dissipate, fall away, vanish ...
    be overcome, be conquered, be vanquished ...

    Using one of the second pair, the passives, will give you a stronger sense of agency, consistent with your efforts to overcome the problems.

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    #4

    Re: They will ... with ...?

    In BrE, it's "getting in the way of", not "getting into the way of".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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