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  1. take off the board - to not include something; to take away from consideration ไม่รวม, ไม่พิจารณา

  2. take office - to begin to hold a position of power เริ่มปฏิบัติหน้าที่ที่ได้รับมอบหมาย

  3. take on - a particular way of understanding something 

  4. take on - to fight or compete against someone แข่งขันกับ, ต่อสู้กับ

  5. take on board - to accept (advice or a suggestion); to agree to consider ยอมรับ

  6. take on debt - borrow more money

  7. take over - take over a business; an act of taking control of a company and owning it by buying most of its shares ครอบงำกิจการ

  8. take over - to begin to have control of or responsibility for something, especially in place of somebody else เข้าควบคุม, เข้ารับตำแหน่งต่อ

  9. take part in - to join and be part of some activity; participate as participant

  10. take pity on - to feel sorry for someone and try to help them เห็นใจ, สงสาร

  11. take place - to happen เกิดขึ้น

  12. take possession - to take control of something; to become to owner of something เข้าครอบครอง

  13. take priority over - be considered more important, so done first or gets more money or resources

  14. take receipt - to accept something that you have received รับ, ได้รับ

  15. take refuge - to go to a place which provides protection or shelter from danger or trouble ลี้ภัย

  16. take responsibility - to be serious about your duty to do something มีความรับผิดชอบ

  17. take responsibility - to say or admit you are the cause of something, usually something bad (and, often, to do what needs to be done to correct the situation) แสดงความรับผิดชอบ

  18. take responsibility for - to say or admit you are the cause of something, usually something bad แสดงความรับผิดชอบ

  19. take revenge - to do something to hurt or punish someone because they have hurt you or someone else แก้แค้น

  20. take root - to begin to grow เริ่มเติบโต

  21. take root - to start to be accepted เริ่มมีผล, เริ่มได้ผล

  22. take seriously - to think that somebody/something is important and deserves your attention and respect ถือว่าเป็นสิ่งที่สำคัญ

  23. take shape - to develop and become more complete or organised เป็นตัวเป็นตน, เป็นรูปเป็นร่าง

  24. take sides - to express support for somebody in a disagreement เข้าข้างฝ่ายใดฝ่ายหนึ่ง

  25. take steps to - take some action to achieve some goal or solve some problem

  26. take stock - to spend some time thinking about a situation and planning before deciding what to do next; to do the inventory for a store and see what goods you have โละสินค้า, ตรวจยอด

  27. take the cake - to be first in rank, often in a negative way; to be the most surprising, annoying, etc. thing that has happened or that somebody has done

  28. take the edge off - reduce in intensity; reduce pain

  29. take the game to - (of a sports competition) to attack; to play aggressively บุก, โจมตี

  30. take the initiative - take the first step, begin something by oneself เริ่มดำเนินการ

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