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Being a man

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What's the best thing about being a man?

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The Express English team

Supremacy in the workplace; promotions and better pay. More freedom, more independence.

And the worst thing? It's still hard to show your emotions, if you're a man.

Did you know?


The fastest man in the world is Usain Bolt. He completed the 100m race at the Beijing Olympics in 9.69 seconds.

Language tip

'Bloke' is an English slang term for man.

Cultural tip

In the UAE local Arab men will typically greet other local men by touching noses or kissing cheeks. And it is not uncommon for two Arabic men to hold hands or link arms and walk together in public.

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