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    Default make up x come up with

    What´s the difference between these sentences?
    1) He always makes up good excuses.
    2) He always comes up with good excuses.

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Default Re: make up x come up with

    If you come up with somethin, you think of it promptly. Depending on the context, it doesn't necessarily mean that it is original or untrue.

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