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It is a myoclonic or hypnic jerk.

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Q: What is the spasm right as you drift off to sleep?
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When was Drift Off to Dream created?

Drift Off to Dream was created in 1989.

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How do you use the word drift?

There are lots of meaning of the word 'drift' In the motoring world, drift means sliding a car sideways with the handbrake. In general, conversation use, you use it in this sort of way: "He drifted off to sleep" It's define general use meaning is: Drift: An adjective used to describe a change of action. (There is a pretty small selection of sentences you can use this word, you don't really need to know much, it's hardly ever used in conversation generally, anyway.) AHH!!theres a drift

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