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Practice English Speaking&Listening with: Persuade - Spotlight's Word of the Day

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Hi, I'm Liz Waid bringing you Spotlight's Word of the Day.

Today's word is persuade.

This word comes from the program, "Immunizations Making Peace".

The word persuade is a verb.

It means: to make someone decide to do something

especially by asking, arguing, or giving them reasons why they should do it;

to cause someone to believe something.

Here's persuade in a sentence from this program:

"They persuade each fighting side to stop fighting for a short time."

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