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    Verbs go with "Responsibility"

    I have already known the phrase "Take" responsibility.
    But in my English exercise, I have to choose between "Bear" and "Carry":
    I wouldn't like to be a manager. You have to bear/carry a lot of responsibility.
    Which word is correct? Or both?
    I hope to receive answers from you soon.
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    Re: Verbs go with "Responsibility"


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    Re: Verbs go with "Responsibility"

    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    I can't find the verb "carry" in the link you gave me. Can you tell me some more about it? If both are possible, which is used in speaking/writing more often?

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    Re: Verbs go with "Responsibility"

    Quote Originally Posted by ngoc_lan View Post
    I have already known the phrase "Take" responsibility.
    But in my English exercise, I have to choose between "Bear" and "Carry":
    I wouldn't like to be a manager. You have to bear/carry a lot of responsibility.
    Which word is correct? Or both?
    I hope to receive answers from you soon.
    Thanks.
    ngoc_lan
    I'd choose "bear".

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