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Penny didn't let me get my book.
Penny didn't leave me to get my book.

Let means to allow. Leave means to abandon or to go away from: Do you leave your books at school?

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This book deals in common errors.
This book deals with common errors.
A bookseller deals with books.
A bookseller deals in books.

To deaf with means to have to do with, to deal in means to buy and sell

To deal with also means to take action on a matter: The headmaster will deal with that question.

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Lucy is studying algebra in her room.
Lucy is reading algebra in her room.

To study means to try to learn, to read doesn't imply any effort. A student studies English, maths, history and other subjects, he/she reads a story, a letter, or a newspaper. She is reading for a degree is also correct.

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Rosie tried to found her lost book.
Rosie tried to find her lost book.

To find is a very common verb meaning to get back a thing lost. It's principal parts: find, found, found.

There is, however, another verb to found, meaning to establish: He founded the school fifty years ago.

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I must take revenge for what he did to me!
I must avenge myself for what he did to me!

Avenge and revenge oneself are now only found in literary English. We usually use take revenge (on). We might also say: He must have his revenge.

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