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  1. Gatecrash
    To go to a party or social event without being invited

    e.g. A group of masked activists gatecrashed the forum and forced officials to flee backstage.
  2. Swansong
    Final or last

    e.g On Oct 12, CE Donald Tsang will make his swansong policy speech in the Legislative Council.
  3. Legacy
    • 1) Something a person has achieved that is passed down, or that people best remember even after that person stops working or dies
    • 2) A situation that exists now because of events, action, that took place in the past
    • 3) Money or property that is given to you by sb. when they die

    e.g. George Bush's legacy is that of a US president who started 2 wars that are still being fought.
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