57 - The Present Continuous + Present Perfect Continuous
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Betty Jean"s juggling now (present continuous) and she has been juggling for 10 minutes (Present Perfect Continuous).
Juggle (verb) has 4 definitions. Here are 2 important ones: 1. To keep two or more objects in the air at one time by throwing them in the air and catching them. Example: Betty Jean is juggling clubs. She also juggles balls. 2. To manipulate in order to deceive, to cheat: to juggle figures in the accounting books. Example: Look at the picture. This accountant (bookkeeper) juggled the figures for his company. Now he is in prison!
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