extreme acts of violence

"Violence" means doing things that hurt people.

Violence is not the answer to our problems.

An "extreme act of violence" usually means killing people.

Human beings are capable of extreme acts of violence, but they're also capable of deep compassion and forgiveness.

The phrase "acts of" describes doing a certain kind of action. Some common examples are:

  • acts of kindness
  • acts of courage
  • acts of revenge

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