Updated: Aug 16
Meaning：cannot hold; cannot hold back; cannot keep back; cannot help-ing; cannot keep - from - ing
I cannot hold back my anger at such an irresponsible deed.
Seeing the moving scene, I could not keep my tears from welling up.
(Seeing) the family reunited, an occasion that finally became reality after twenty-four years of agony and separation, people around them couldn't help but cry too.
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