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Say or write something funny.
Catch fire very quickly.
Contract out of
Formally leave and agreement.
Keep something near you.
Run up against
Encounter problems, often unexpected.
Clog or overwhelm.
Stop an opponent being a challenge.
Measure something and mark the point where it ends or will be cut.
Raise an issue, or highlight its importance.
Make a sound or noise.
Give up on
Stop feeling hope.
Go over to
Pick up on
Comment on something said earlier in a conversation.
Hurry (either transitive or reflexive).
Plump yourself down
Sit down heavily.
Put words together into a coherent text.
Start doing or taking something.
Make a great effort.
Finally understand what is going on.
Be postponed or stopped by rain (usually passive).
Slug it out
Fight or argue.
Quit a course.
Retake possession with difficulty.
Give someone a letter to be away from work.
Hit it off with
Like someone from the first time you meet them.
Send out for
Order takeaway food by phone.
Feel tears starting.
Tell someone your problems.