usFor a change, in this case, he was telling the truthIt is not the case that every unfamiliar phrase is an idiomIn case of fire, break glass. [sign on fire extinguisher holder in public space]
compressThe force required to compress a spring varies linearly with the displacement.Our new model compresses easily, ideal for storage and travelThis chart compresses the entire audit report into a few lines on a single diagram.
packIt cannot just pack its bags the moment it has been given public aid. Se ei voi pakata laukkujaan heti sen jälkeen kun se on saanut julkista tukea. As the head of a police authority, this minister should pack his bags and go. Sisäministerin pitäisi poliisijohtajan tavoin pakata laukkunsa ja lähteä. Mr President, I would like to start with the fact that if words could solve the problems we could all pack up and go home. Arvoisa puhemies, haluaisin esittää aluksi sen tosiasian, että jos ongelmat voitaisiin ratkaista sanoilla, voisimme kaikki pakata laukkumme ja lähteä kotiin.
usHe didnt want his pockets to bulge so he was walking around with all his stuff in his handsCan I have some of that stuff on my ice-cream sundae?I had to do some stuff
wrapSoft drinks can be wrapped in cardboard, metal, glass, plastic or a combination of these. Virvoitusjuomat voidaan pakata kartonkiin, metalliin lasiin, muoviin tai näiden yhdistelmiin. A snake wraps itself around its prey.To avoid going over budget, lets make sure we wrap by ten. (compare wrap up 2