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rise to the occasion/challenge

to show that you can ​deal with a ​difficultsituationsuccessfully: In the ​exam she ​rose to the ​occasion and ​wrote a ​brilliantessay.
(Definition of rise to the occasion/challenge from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rise to the occasion/challenge”
in Chinese (Simplified) 成功应对困难, 临危不乱…
in Chinese (Traditional) 成功應對困難, 臨危不亂…
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