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Now Out: Essay 1746 on 敏 (agile) and One Revision

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This kanji helps describe a range of people: those who act quickly (e.g., to put out fires), those with nimble bodies or minds, and those who detect sights, sounds, and even opportunities that others miss. As sensitivity easily slips into oversensitivity, 敏 is also for Nervous Nellies. A fun aside: Find out how an old anatomy book has inspired a term for “detailed analysis.”

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essay 1144 on 詰 (to pack into; be blocked; be shortened; keep doing something; rebuke; interrogate)

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