trauma


trauma
01. The entire family was treated for [trauma] after their house was destroyed by the tornado.
02. Living through his parents' divorce was very [traumatic] for the young boy.
03. She never really recovered from the [trauma] of losing her teenage daughter to cancer.
04. The driver of the car which was destroyed in the accident was found wandering the highway in a [traumatized] state.
05. The death of his daughter was the most [traumatic] event in his life.
06. Those who weren't killed in the war were seriously [traumatized] by the experience.
07. The children were [traumatized] when they found their pet cat dead on the road.
08. The death of Bambi's mother was a somewhat [traumatic] experience for me at the age of six.
09. Thousands of New Yorkers were [traumatized] by the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center.
10. The lawyer for the victim is against having his client relive her [trauma] by testifying.
11. The blow to the head has caused a great deal of [trauma] to the brain.
12. The young girl had a very [traumatic] childhood, and became a drug addict to escape from the memories.
13. He suffered his entire life from the [traumatic] effects of his time spent in the army during the war.
14. Research suggests that people are more likely to remember [traumatic] events than pleasant events.
15. She worked hard to break free of her [traumatic] past, and to begin life anew.
16. He lost his ability to speak for a long period after suffering a [traumatic] brain injury.
17. Leo Buscaglia once remarked that the only lasting [trauma] is the one we suffer without positive change.
18. In Kuwait, free clinics have been set up to offer medical and emotional support to people who were tortured or [traumatized] during the recent Gulf War.
19. During the war in Bosnia, Muslim women were being raped as a deliberate tactic to humiliate and [traumatize] them.
20. Research shows that laughter helps people recover from [trauma], and tolerate pain.
21. Current research in psychology suggests that seemingly memorable [traumatic] events are sometimes forgotten.
22. Research done on soldiers suggests that the act of shooting and killing another human being, something that goes against every instinct we have, is the most serious [trauma] experienced in war.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

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