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LampPro Tip 1/3
Physical AbsencePlay
Use 'absent' to indicate someone is not physically in a specific location. SlideProfessor Smith is absent from the conference today.
LampPro Tip 2/3
Specifying OccasionPlay
Mention the occasion or place when specifying someone's absence. SlideTina was absent from the birthday party.
LampPro Tip 3/3
Not InterchangeablePlay
'Absent' is not always interchangeable with 'missing'; 'absent' emphasizes a lack of presence. SlideThe key witness was absent during the trial.