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Today's Word/phrase:

to stick around

stay in one place for a while

  • He isn't in his office but if you want to stick around for a while I'm sure he'll be back very soon.

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stick to your knitting

do what you are expert in, don't try to do something you don't know

  • The company is successful because it sticks to its knitting.


keeping to the rules

  •  make sure your report is checked well, Geoff is a real stickler about punctuation!


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