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ものだ expressing ambiguous emotions/concern?

This article lists many examples of using ものだ to articulate "deep concern." The author of this article explains that when you connect words which indicate desire like …たい and 欲しい with ものだ, your speech ...
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Is ものもある a grammar pattern?

From here: ウイルスが入らないようにするソフトの中には、このメールのウイルスを見つけることができないものもあります。 There is also a feature where you can't find these e-mail viruses in the software whose purpose is to make sure that there are no ...
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Use of もの in this sentence

Said before looking at a box of animals to see if they are still alive: 「今ならまだ一匹しか死んでいないものが、次の日にはまた一匹死んでしまうかもよ」 If I (look) now there will still be only one dead, but the next day another might ...
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Understanding ものだ to make general statements

I'm trying to understand the use of ものだ to make generalised statements. I think I failed to use it correctly in this sentence (note that this question has a different emphasis from the link). I'll ...