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    Rank popularity for the word 'tends' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4012

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    Rank popularity for the word 'tends' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2721

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tends in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tends in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of tends in a Sentence

  1. David Thomas:

    This tends to support the view that the Quran that we now have is more or less very close indeed to the Quran as it was brought together in the early years of Islam.

  2. Leigh McLean:

    Something about the stress of teaching may leave teachers more vulnerable to depression, or it may also be that the type of person who becomes a teacher also tends to be more sensitive emotionally, but we haven’t tested that explicitly.

  3. Richard DeVos:

    Life... It tends to respond to our outlook, to shape itself to meet our expectations.

  4. Amanda Ellis:

    I have to work on loving myself every day, i try to be very careful with my exercise and keep it in moderation. I sometimes have to be reminded to do so. Because I was bulimic my mind tends to convert everything into calories and think about how much I have to exercise. That is a dangerous mindset for relapse.

  5. Asima Ahmad:

    A lot of people don’t have access to clinically vetted evidence-based information around what causes infertility, how to recognize it, and then when you do find out that you have it, how to treat it, the other, which is one of the biggest barriers that we see, is financial access to fertility. In the United States, a lot of that access comes through the employer providing, for example, fertility benefits, but on a global level, that’s not necessarily the case, and finances tends to be the biggest barrier.

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