take the bench US
- A couple of old codgers were sitting on the park bench, grumbling about the children.
- A decrepit old man sat on a park bench.
- Holding her painful back, she sat down gingerly on the bench.
- Chairs, stools, sofas and benches are different types of seat.
- He was sitting alone by a window with a weird contraption on the bench in front of him.
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