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To keep a promise

keep

verb

to do what you said you would do

hold to

to do what you have promised or decided

stick to

to do something that you promised or decided you would do, or that you believe you should do

remember

verb

to do something that you promised to do or that you have to do, and not forget about it

come through

to do something that you have agreed or promised to do

fulfil

verb

to do what you have said you will do

honour

verb

to do what you promised to do or what it is your duty to do

meet

verb

to do what you planned or promised to do

keep your word

to do what you promised to do

deliver

verb

to do something that you have promised to do

SOLE

… a teaching method in which groups of children learn independently using a computer linked to the internet

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a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …

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