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the impossible

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishthe impossiblethe impossiblesomething that cannot be doneattempt/do/ask etc the impossible I just want to be able to buy healthy food at a reasonable price. Is that asking the impossible? impossible
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attempt/do/ask etc the impossibleWe can not expect teachers to do the impossible.He would attempt the impossible and set up an airline from scratch in three months.
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