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  1. accelerated, acclimated, accompanied, accomplished, achieved, acquired, acted, activated, actuated, adapted, added, addressed, adhered, adjusted, administered, admitted, adopted, advanced, advertised, advised, advocated, affected, aided, aired, allocated, altered, amended, amplified, analyzed, answered, anticipated, applied, appointed, appraised, approached, approved, arbitrated, arranged, ascertained, asked, assembled, assigned, assessed, assisted, assumed, assumed responsibility, attained, attracted, audited, augmented, authored, authorized, automated, awarded, avail
  2. balanced, bargained, began, blazed, billed, boasted, borrowed, bought, briefed, broadened, budgeted, built
  3. calculated, called, canvassed, capitalized, captured, carried out, cast, cataloged, centralized, chaired, challenged, championed, changed, channeled, charted, checked, chose, circulated, clarified, classified, cleared, closed, co—authored, coached, coded, cold, collaborated, collected, combined, commissioned, committed, communicated, compared, compiled, completed, complied, composed, computed, conceived, conceptualized, concluded, condensed, conducted, conferred, conserved, considered, consolidated, constructed, consulted, contacted, continued, contracted, contrasted, contributed, contrived, controlled, converted, conveyed, convinced, cooperated, coordinated, corrected, corresponded, counseled, counted, crafted, created, critiqued, cultivated, customized, cut
  4. debated, debugged, decentralized, decided, decreased, deferred, defined, delegated, delivered, demonstrated, depreciated, described, designated, designed, detected, determined, developed, devised, devoted, diagnosed, diagrammed, directed, disclosed, discounted, discovered, discussed, dispatched, dispensed, displayed, dissected, dissembled, distinguished, distributed, diversified, diverted, divested, documented, doubled, drafted, drew
  5. earned, eased, edited, educated, effected, elected, elicited, eliminated, emphasized, employed, enabled, enacted, encouraged, endorsed, energized, enforced, engaged, engineered, enhanced, enlarged, enlisted, enriched, ensured, entered, entertained, established, estimated, evaluated, examined, exceeded, exchanged, executed, exempted, exercised, exhibited, expanded, expedited, experimented, explained, explored, expressed, exposed, extended, extracted, extrapolated
  6. fabricated, facilitated, familiarized, fashioned, fielded, figured, filed, finalized, financed, fit, fixed, focused, forecasted, forged, formalized, formed, formulated, fortified, fostered, found, founded, framed, fulfilled, functioned, functioned as, furnished, furthered
  7. gained, gathered, gauged, gave, generated, governed, graded, graduated, granted, greeted, grossed, grouped, guided
  8. halted, handled, headed, heightened, hired, honed, hosted, hypothesized
  9. identified, illuminated, illustrated, imagined, implemented, improved, improvised, inaugurated, incorporated, increased, incurred, indexed, individualized, indoctrinated, induced, influenced, informed, initiated, innovated, inquired, inspected, inspired, installed, instigated, instilled, instituted, instructed, insured, integrated, interacted, interfaced, interpreted, intervened, interviewed, introduced, invented, inventoried, invested, investigated, invited, involved, isolated, issued
  10. joined, judged, justified
  11. kept
  12. launched, learned, lectured, led, leveraged, lifted, lightened, liquidated, listened, litigated, lobbied, localized, located, logged
  13. maintained, managed, manipulated, manufactured, mapped, marketed, mastered, masterminded, maximized, mentored, measured, mediated, merchandised, merged, met, met with, minimized, mobilized, modeled, moderated, modernized, modified, monitored, motivated, moved, multiplied
  14. named, narrated, navigated, negotiated, netted, normalized, noticed, nurtured
  15. observed, obtained, offered, offset, opened, operated, optimized, orchestrated, ordered, organized, oriented, originated, outlined, outsourced, overcame, overhauled, oversaw
  16. paid, participated, passed, patterned, penalized, perceived, performed, permitted, persuaded, phased out, photographed, piloted, pinpointed, pioneered, placed, planned, played, polled, predicted, prepared, prescribed, presented, preserved, presided, prevented, priced, printed, prioritized, probed, processed, procured, produced, profiled, programmed, projected, promoted, prompted, proofread, propelled, proposed, prospected, protected, proved, provided, publicized, published, purchased, pursued
  17. qualified, quantified, questioned, quoted,
  18. raised, ran, ranked, rated, reached, reacted, read, realigned, realized, reasoned, received, recognized, recommended, reconciled, recorded, recovered, recruited, rectified, recycled, redesigned, reduced, referred, refined, regained, registered, regulated, rehabilitated, reinforced, reinstated, rejected, related, remedied, remodeled, rendered, renegotiated, reorganized, replaced, repaired, reported, repositioned, represented, requested, researched, reserved, reshaped, resolved, responded, restored, restructured, resulted, retained, retrieved, revamped, revealed, reversed, reviewed, revised, revitalized, rewarded, routed
  19. safeguarded, salvaged, satisfied, saved, scheduled, screened, searched, secured, segmented, selected, sent, separated, served, serviced, set up, settled, shaped, shared, shortened, showed, shrank, signed, simplified, simulated, sketched, sold, solicited, solved, sorted, spearheaded, specialized, specified, speculated, spoke, sponsored, spread, stabilized, staffed, staged, standardized, started, steered, stimulated, strategized, streamlined, strengthened, stressed, structured, studied, submitted, substantiated, substituted, suggested, summarized, superseded, supervised, supplied, supported, surpassed, surveyed, sustained, synchronized, synthesized, systematized
  20. tabulated, tailored, targeted, taught, terminated, tested, testified, tightened, took, totaled, traced, tracked, traded, trained, transacted, transcribed, transferred, transformed, transitioned, translated, transmitted, transported, traveled, treated, tripled, troubleshot, tutored, typed
  21. uncovered, undertook, underwrote, unified, united, updated, upgraded, used, utilized
  22. validated, valued, verbalized, verified, viewed, visited, vitalized, volunteered
  23. weighed, welcomed, widened, witnessed, won, worked, wrote

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