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onsen
Posted: Wednesday, March 31, 2021 9:52:15 AM
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Hello,

Quote:

stuck adjective
4 stuck (for something) not knowing what to do in a particular situation 
If you're stuck for something to do tonight, come out with us.

stuck


Q1. Does the 'come out' in the phrase 'come out with us' mean the following quote?


Quote:

come out
phrasal verb with come verb
(SOCIAL EVENT)
UK
to go somewhere with someone for a social event:
Would you like to come out for a drink sometime?

come out


Q2. Can one rewrite the phrase 'come out with us', using the verb 'go' instead of the verb 'come'?


Thank you.
FounDit
Posted: Wednesday, March 31, 2021 10:39:17 AM

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onsen wrote:
Hello,

Quote:

stuck adjective
4 stuck (for something) not knowing what to do in a particular situation 
If you're stuck for something to do tonight, come out with us.

stuck


Q1. Does the 'come out' in the phrase 'come out with us' mean the following quote?


Quote:

come out
phrasal verb with come verb
(SOCIAL EVENT)
UK
to go somewhere with someone for a social event:
Would you like to come out for a drink sometime?

come out


Q2. Can one rewrite the phrase 'come out with us', using the verb 'go' instead of the verb 'come'?


Thank you.


Yes, "go" is often said. You are essentially giving the person permission to "go" with you. However, "come" with us is more personal, and sounds more like an invitation than "go".
The One Chloe Silly
Posted: Wednesday, March 31, 2021 11:42:41 AM

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Stuck means when you can't get out and come means to follow or move to that person.
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