Sentence Dictation Answers - Former Malaysia leader to run for office aged 97

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They say age is just a number and that you are as young as you feel.

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Mahathir is pushing back the years and running for office at the ripe old age of 97.

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He announced he will run for parliament in his country's upcoming general election.

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He was typically coy on whether or not he has his eyes set on the top job.

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He told journalists we have not decided who will be prime minister.

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Widely regarded as being a visionary for changing his country's economic fortunes.

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He spearheaded Malaysia's rapid economic transformation throughout the 1980s.

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Many commentators in Malaysia are sceptical about Mr Mahathir's chances.

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He has a history of heart trouble and has had several heart attacks.

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He was discharged from hospital last month after contracting Covid.

See the Mahathir Mohamad lesson for the whole text.

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