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Personal space is the term that refers (A8) ... the distance we like to keep between ourselves and other people. When someone we do not know well gets too close we usually begin to feel uncomfortable. Living in cities has made people develop new skills for dealing (A9) ... situations where they are very close to strangers. Most people (A10) ... crowded trains try not to look at strangers, they avoid (A11) … skin contact, and we apologise (A12) … people if our hands touch by (A13) … mistake. People use newspapers as (A14) ... barrier between themselves and other people and if they still do not have a newspaper, they stare (A15) … the distance, making sure they are not looking into anyone‟s eyes.
By mistake — устойчивое словосочетание, существительное в нем употребляется без артикля.
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