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you ___ any part of a machine to make it work, e.g. a computer key, or a button in a life to go up/down

press

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if you _____ sth/sb, you hit them hard with your FIST (=your tightly closed hand)

punch

punch, n

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you _____ sb's hair or an animal's FUR (= animal hair) by moving your hand gently and slowly over it, often to show affection. you can also PAT an animal (= touch gently several times with your hand flat, usually to show affection)

stroke

4

animal hair

fur

5

when you touch an animal gently several times with your hand flat, usually to show affection

pat

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you _____ sth, e.g. a SPONGE (Schwamm), by pressing it firmly

squeeze

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you can _____ sb hard (= with force so that it hurts) or lightly

pinch

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you _____ sb on the arm or shouldee quickly and lightly to get their attention

tap

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to get sb to listen to you or look at you

to get their attention

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if you _____ sb, you give them a little push with your elbow, often to draw their attention to sth/sb

nudge

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to make sb look at sth/sb

to draw their attention to sth/sb

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when you _____ sth, you move your hands over its surface while pressing on it. you can ___ cream INTO your skin with your hands or fingertips

rub

13

the ends of your fingers

fingertips

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you ____ sb's body by pressing, squeezing or rubbing it in order to reduce pain or relax them. You can do it gently, firmly or vigorously (=with energy)

massage

massage, N

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with energy

vigorously