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To be or to not be in contact with someone

hear from

if you hear from someone, they write to you, phone you, email you etc

maintain

verb

to continue to communicate with someone and not allow a relationship to end

correspond

verb

if two people correspond, they regularly write letters to each other

be in touch (with someone)

to see, speak to, or write to someone

get in touch (with someone)

to speak or write to someone, especially after you have not spoken to them for a long time

keep/stay in touch (with someone)

to continue to write or speak to someone although you do not see them often

lose touch/contact (with someone)

to not know where someone is or what they are doing because you have not talked to or communicated with them for a long time

silence

noun

a complete lack of communication with someone by letter, telephone, or other means

be out of touch (with someone)

to not see, speak to, or write to someone any longer

contact

noun

if you have contact with a new idea or way of life, you learn about it by communicating with other people

protologism

a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used

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garbage patch

a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …

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