I didn't get the joke.
I only said that as a joke.
OK, you win, I was wrong.
point of view
We appreciate and respect your point of view.
If we can't get it in time, we'll just have to do without.
He didn't pay attention to the instructions.
Test Yourself 6
The fire destroyed their farm.
I had to cope without any help.
I couldn't cope with the stresses and strains of the job.
Don't treat me like a child!
You cannot ignore their advice.
reach a decision
They again failed to reach a decision.
Test Yourself 5
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