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    Thumbs down the meaning of 'so'

    As......... so.........
    What is the meaning of 'so' in the following sentence?
    * Just as the old have need of energy of youth, so the young have need of the experience of old age.

    Thanks in advance.

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    Re: the meaning of 'so'

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    As......... so.........
    What is the meaning of 'so' in the following sentence?
    * Just as the old have need of energy of youth, so the young have need of the experience of old age.

    Thanks in advance.
    Just as it is the case that the old have need of the energy of youth, so it is the case that the young have need of the experience of old age.

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