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Hi Amy,
Please tell me what does Hillary mean by saying this:


As a girl in Illinois, I played my share of softball, and one of the lessons that stuck with me was that if you try to hit only home runs, you’ll end up popping out more often than not. But if you also go for singles and doubles, even walks, they can add up to something even bigger.

Thank you

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Hossein Saeedi

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Hossein,

in a nutshell the paragraph about states that if you're only interested in chasing big things/projects/goals, you may fail more often than not, but if you set more realistic, smaller goals they can add up to something bigger.

feel free to follow up if needed

~Amy

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Amy Baker

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I can answer question about grammar, spelling, syntax, idioms, reading and/or writing that pertain to English as a Second Language. I am knowledgeable about both TOEFL and IELTS.

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I'm a certified ESL teacher with 12 years of experience teaching K-12 and adults.

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