take time

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"Excavations and discoveries take time, it also takes time to study different parameters of the excavation.
Only a tenth of workers think they'll be allowed to take time off for the games which could prove a headache for businesses, with most of the group games starting at 1.30pm and England's last group game against Slovenia starting at 4pm UK time.
To this day, he counsels dancers who want to take time off to think long and hard about maintaining their conditioning, and to be guided by their own desires, not those of others.