1‘there are limits to the amount of information he can assimilate’
absorb, take in, acquire, pick up, grasp, comprehend, understand, learn, master
digest, ingest, imbibe, drink in, soak in
informal get the hang of, get
2‘many tribes disappeared, having been assimilated by the Russian or Turkic peoples’
subsume, incorporate, integrate, absorb, engulf, swallow up, take over, co-opt, naturalize, adopt, embrace, accept, admit
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.