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BACK -- back from

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return

We just got back from our trip to Spain.  It was awesome!

BACK -- back in touch

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when two people haven’t communicated in a while, and they start up again

Can you believe it! Mary and Suzie are back in touch after 5 years.

BACK -- back off

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get away from me

Back off! You’re bothering me, and I told you to leave me alone.

BACK -- back someone up

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giving support to someone when you believe in what s/he is saying or doing

George backed up his friend when no one else believed in him.

BACK -- back to back

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one thing right after another

I’m in college, and I have three back-to-back classes. It’s really hard!

BACK -- backed up against the wall

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to feel like you’re being forced to make a decision that you don’t really want to make because it’s very difficult to decide

Two of my best friends asked me to be maids of honor in their weddings. I’m backed against the wall! I don’t know which friend’s wedding to choose.

BACK -- got your back

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when someone lets you know that s/he will always be there to help you

Conversation: Mary:  I don’t know if I can lift and move these boxes all afternoon.  Moving's tough!

Jeff:   No worries, Mary.  I’ve got your back.

      
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BACK -- watch your back

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know your surroundings to protect yourself

When you are walking alone late at night, it's a god idea to watch your back.

BLOW -- blow

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get 'outa' here, go, leave

Let’s blow this place!  It’s not fun anymore.

BLOW -- blow a kiss

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'sending' a kiss to someone by using your hand

She likes to blow kisses to Salvador when he is on the soccer field.