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It is a truly wonderful fact--the wonder of which we are apt to overlook from familiarity--that all animals and all plants throughout all time and space should be related to each other in group subordinate to group, in the manner which we everywhere behold--namely, varieties of the same species most closely related together, species of the same genus less closely and unequally related together, forming sections and sub-genera, species of distinct genera much less closely related, and genera related in different degrees, forming sub-families, families, orders, sub-classes, and classes.
Anna is happy to be related to the Middletons, and thinks it boosts her run-down village, which has featured on Neighbours from Hell.
Although the connection between the built environment and social capital remains to be well established, both walkability and mixed use of neighborhoods have been reported to be related to an enhanced sense of community and social capital (Glynn 1981; Nasar and Julian 1995).
Swiss-born De Whale , who claims to be related to the celebrated architect Le Corbusier, said he could afford to pay them all cash-in-hand for their efforts.