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1. Dr. Kim's office is between the library and the bank.
(What is "Dr. Kim's office"? In this sentence does office mean 'clinic'? Or is 'office' a room where people work, usually sitting at desks?)

2. He is Dr. Kim.
(In this sentence, what does "Dr. Kim mean? Is he a person whose job is to treat patients? Or is he a person who has the highest university degree? According to the context, Can 'Dr. Kim' mean both?)

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    1. For a doctor, his office includes the room where his desk is as well as the whole clinic.

    3. "Dr. Kim" can mean both. It depends on what his doctorate is in -- medicine, philosophy, dentistry, education, law, etc.
    Here's an article about the degree called the doctorate, including lists of the subjects a person can pursue:
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doctorate

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