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come/go/be along for the ride

informal
to join in an activity without playing an important part in it: My wife is speaking at the dinner and I'm just going along for the ride.
Translations of “come/go/be along for the ride”
in Chinese (Traditional) 隨大溜, 湊熱鬧…
in Chinese (Simplified) 随大溜, 凑热闹…
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