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Expresiones y frases - Verbo 'To come'
Idioms - Verb 'To come'
|to come a long way||llegar lejos|
|to come alive||animarse|
|to come apart at the seams||venirse abajo|
|to come clean||sincerarse|
|to come down the pike||aparecer, acercarse|
|to come full circle||volver al punto de partida|
- When I first started I was just a clerk, now I own the bank. I've come a long way.
- The party came alive when the band started to play.
- After ten years of marriage, their relationship came apart at the seams and they got divorced.
- The murderer felt guilty and he finally came clean. He's in jail now.
- Johnny Depp's new movie is coming down the pike and we can't wait to see it!
- I've come full circle in this job and it's time for me to move on.
|to come home to roost||pagar las consecuencias|
|to come in handy||venir bien, resultar útil|
|to come of age||llegar a la mayoría de edad|
|to come one's way||venir hacia alguien|
|to come out in the wash||arreglarse todo|
|to come to a halt||pararse, detenerse|
- If you copy an essay from the internet and hand it in as your own, you'll come home to roost.
- That extra flashlight sure came in handy the other night at the camping site.
- My children have all come of age but they will always be my babies.
- Do you know that man? He's coming our way and waving at you.
- Don't worry, I'm sure this problem will come out in the wash very soon.
- The whole process came to a halt because one of the machines broke down.
|to come to an end||terminar|
|to come to blows||irse a las manos|
|to come to grief||fracasar|
|to come to grips with||enfrentarse con|
|to come to light||salir a la luz|
|to come to mind||recordar, ocurrírsele algo a alguien|
- The conversation came to an end when Sally entered the room.
- Can't we just settle this matter without having to come to blows?
- Kate's plans to go to Harvard came to grief when she got that rejection letter.
- Harry has started to come to grips with the subject, but he still doesn't like it.
- The whole truth came to light when Pat confessed she had stolen the bag.
- Try to think of an idea for the party, something good will come to mind.
|to come to one's senses||recobrar el conocimiento|
|to come to terms||aceptar|
|to come true||hacerse realidad|
|to come up smelling of roses||aparecer contento|
- Susan suddenly fainted but she came to her senses a few seconds later.
- Helen hasn't come to terms with the fact that her husband's dead.
- When you make a wish, you shouldn't say it out loud or else it won't come true.
- Senator Stern was the only one who came up smelling of roses after the drug scandal.