compel,undertake,coincide,gamble,go in for
They were often compelled to work twelve or fourteen hours a day.
He always tried to compel me to his will.
The performance compelled tears from the audience.(=…compel the audience to shed tears)
The police undertook detailed and comprehensive investigations into the case.
We undertook to reach home before dark.
Do you know the lawyer who undertook the case?
Reluctantly he undertook the task.
He undertook to preserve a strictly neutral position.
The centres of the two circles coincide.
They cannot go to the theatre together because his free time never coincide with hers.
The judges didn’t coincide in opinion.
They gambled on the result of a competition.
The young man has gambled everything away.
I wouldn’t gamble on Jim‘s paying the bill if I were you.
He gambled his savings to start a small shop.
The operation may not succeed; it’s a gamble whether the patient lives or dies.
⑤ go in for
I’m going to go in for the final examination next week.
As my intellect is not adapted for science, I must go in for art.
What sports do you go in for?
In our department, every student goes in for after-school activities.
He cannot be really happy if he is compelled by society to do what he does not enjoy doing, or if what he enjoys doing is ignored by society as of no value or importance.
Whether a job is to be classified as labor or work depends, not on the job itself, but on the tastes of the individual who undertakes it.
The difference does not , for example, coincide with the difference between a manual and a mental job.
So that it is natural for him to imagine that the fewer hours he has to spend laboring, and the more hours he is free to play, the better.