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Revise each of the following sentences to reflect the rules of formal, standard English usage or to eliminate any sexist language. Cross out each nonstandard or sexist word, and write the standard or nonsexist word above it.

Example 1. Beside\cancel{\text{Beside}} (Besides) the bread, please pick up a quart of milk when you go to the store.

  1. The polite guest acted like she didn't notice the messy room.

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Replace "like" with "as if"

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