Student or Learner
Would you please correct the following expressions ?
1) a fresh start. If correct, what does it mean?
2) "The abtrusive / abstrusive (??) bad luck makes him feel shaken from within." What does this sentence mean? How can it be corrected?
3a) My cards make/form a sequence / series ?
b) (if they are not in order) = My cards are jumbled / I have a jumbled hand / set of cards?
4) A person with a minimum of general knowledge / common sense ?
5) to make profit of sthg = to take advantage of ?
All the best
He did not enjoy his work, so he decided to make a fresh start by applying for a new job.