Take

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Definition

to take someone (somewhere): to lead, to show someone (somewhere)
verb
This is an irregular verb:
I take someone / I took / I have taken

to take (something, time): to acquire, to bring, to choose (something); to consume, to demand (time)
verb

to take a break: to relax, to pause from an activity
idiom

Examples

  • "Here, take these disco trousers."
  • "The photographs, taken by current Delavigne special assistant Brian Jones, are not only titillating an audience of people with nothing better to do, but also have the potential to reflect poorly on the Delavigne Corporation."
  • "Gonna take you right into the danger zone"
  • "Ready to start taking photos?"
  • "Say, Daddy, do you think you could take me gold mining with you?"
  • "If you fix it, I'll take you back home to San Francisco."
  • "Harold : This is the longest elevator ride I ever took in my life!"
  • "There's bandits out there trying to take my gold."
  • "Edward : Thanks for taking me out mining with you, Daddy."
  • "I'll take your apathy."

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