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Phrasal Verbs

come along (1)

This page is about the phrasal verb come along (1)

Meaning: to arrive or to appear

Synonym: appear, turn up

For example:

  • come along I waited by the side of the road for twenty minutes before a taxi came along.

  • come along Just be patient. Soon or later an opportunity will come along and you'll have your chance to succeed.

Quick Quiz:

There's no fixed schedule for the buses, but they come along

a. every ten minutes or so

b. into the bus stops

c. if the traffic's very bad

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