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string sth together

verb [T] uk phrasal verb with string   /strɪŋ/ (strung, strung) us  
If you string words or sentences together, you manage to say something that other people can understand: People tend to be very impressed if you can string together a couple of sentences in Japanese.
Translations of “string sth together”
in Chinese (Traditional) 組織(語言 ), 把…連成句子, 把…說清楚…
in Chinese (Simplified) 组织(语言), 把…连成句子, 把…说清楚…
(Definition of string sth together from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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