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    Can I say that "claim down" vs "cold down"?

    Clam down, you should not do that because you are free now.

    Cold down, you should not do that because you are free now.

    Which one is more common?
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    Re: Can I say that "claim down" vs "cold down"?

    Both are unheard of.
    You probably mean "calm down" or "cool down".

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    Re: Can I say that "claim down" vs "cold down"?

    And your question should be "Which one is more common?"
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Can I say that "claim down" vs "cold down"?

    Calm down, you should not do that because you are free now.

    Cool down, you should not do that because you are free now.

    Which one is more common?

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    Re: Can I say that "claim down" vs "cold down"?

    Both phrasal verbs are common. They are used to tell somebody who is angry/agitated/disturbed/emotional/in a panic state/worried etc.
    Used in the context of your sentences, they do sound a bit strange.

    Who wrote those sentences or where did you get them from?

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    Re: Can I say that "claim down" vs "cold down"?

    I'm just making it by myself. Not copy from the other place.

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    Re: Can I say that "claim down" vs "cold down"?

    Quote Originally Posted by Polyester View Post
    I'm just making I just made it them by myself. Not I didn't copy them from the other place anywhere else.
    See above. You need to practise writing complete grammatical sentences.

    As tedmc said, both "Calm down" and "Cool down" are common but your original sentences don't sound very natural. We don't have any context in order to decide whether they might sound more natural in the right context.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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