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phrasal verb
  1. 4
    if you put on weight, you become fatter

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  2. 7
    to pass the telephone to someone so they can speak to the person you have been talking to

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  3. 8
    to start cooking something

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  4. 9
    to organize an event, show, performance, etc.

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  5. 10
    to provide a bus, train, etc. for people to use

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  6. 16
    informal to try to make someone believe something that is not true

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food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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