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Exercise 6 - Towards academic reading
Crucial Influences in a Child’s Life

There are many factors that influence children’s lives. The friends that a child chooses have a crucial influence on the kind of person the child wants to be. However, the most crucial influence comes from the home. Children who come from stable homes have the most chances of growing up to be stable adults. The influence that teachers have on the child’s development is not so crucial. They do, however, affect the child’s opinion on the importance of learning and academic studies.
Which factors have a crucial influence on most young children’s lives?

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the most crucial influences
less crucial influence

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