cope


cope
01. Our neighbor is having a hard time [coping] with the death of his wife.
02. She simply couldn't [cope] with the stress of working under the new boss, and quit her job.
03. I often wonder how my mother was able to [cope] with four children, when my father was often away at sea for months at a time.
04. The police were not able to [cope] with the large numbers of drunken fans who went on a rampage through the downtown core.
05. We need a better photocopier which can [cope] with the large number of copies being made by the office staff.
06. It remains to be seen whether the government can [cope] with the differing viewpoints of the business sector and the anti-poverty groups.
07. I can't [cope] with all this noise. Can't we go somewhere a little more quiet?
08. Moshe Waldoks once remarked that a sense of humor can help you overlook the unattractive, tolerate the unpleasant, [cope] with the unexpected, and smile through the unbearable.
09. Since getting a part-time job, it has been difficult for me to [cope] with all this housework, so you kids will need to give me a hand.
10. According to Georg Simmel, urbanites [cope] with high levels of stimulation by developing filtering techniques.
11. Jocelyn's skills in [coping] with difficult situations in the office have proven that she is ready for a promotion to a senior management position.
12. Millions of North Americans [cope] with some degree of hearing loss.
13. Laughter helps us [cope] with the difficulties of life.
14. Farmers in the valleys of the Austrian Alps must [cope] with rocky fields and a short growing season.
15. To a foreign traveler in Bolivia, [coping] means dealing with the extreme altitude.
16. Having a friend or family member to discuss problems with can help you to [cope] with stress.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

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