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take across

To carry, guide, or convey someone or something from one side (of a thing or place) to another. A noun or pronoun can be used between "take" and "across." He was arrested for taking drugs across the border. There is a ferry that will take you across, but it's pretty slow.
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take someone or something across (something)

to carry or lead someone or something across something. Tim took Liz across the bridge. We took a lot of food and medicine across before the flooded river washed the bridge out.
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In the rest of the book, the author takes us across natural and architectural landscapes across Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan, Gilgit Baltistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) through the lens of his camera.
"In this epic documentary, world-renowned contemporary artist AiWeiwei, who himself grew up as a refugee, takes us across 23 countries to witness the global journeys of millions of men, women and children who are forced to flee their homes," a press statement said.
From there the trailer is fast-paced as it introduces us to the different characters and takes us across the different countries in which it has been shot.
Bowling through country roads, we're soon in Tadcaster, aka Beersville - breweries everywhere you look - and driver Richard Edmondson takes us across the River Wharfe on the ancient stone bridge, rebuilt after collapsing in the 2015 Boxing Day floods.
It takes us across the world and looks into tasty questions you've probably not thought about before and across a variety of languages.
Our planned route takes us across the length of the first pond.
Al-Hakim takes us across time and space to ancient Greece; to that wonderful place during these wonderful times of democracy and, of course, philosophy.
The video also takes us across quick frames of a scary doctor, water creature and the character being given shock treatment.
The first proper chapter begins with "When I arrive at Giuliano's gallery" (11) and this sets the tone for the eleven chapters, in which Gross takes us across time and space to look at puppets and puppeteers.
BYD PEL-The journey takes us across Europe with the Wales national team during the last World Cup qualifying campaign, to the four corners of Wales in Osian's role coaching Wales' junior sides, back home to Anglesey and to South Carolina, USA where his football career kicked off in the mid 1980s.
In his quest for the perfect life, Stitt takes us across the bridge of his own depression, through losses, disappointments, and connections between his life and the lives of the poets with whom he has a physical and supernal (a Poe term) relationship.
Later our guide takes us across the line down one of the alleys to show us a house in which a blind Palestinian woman still lived.
as evening falls, a man in a rickety wooden boat takes us across the small bay to a restaurant - the only way toget to it is by boat - and the sound ofhis oars hitting the water mixes withthe sound of insects all around us in a symphony of nature.
The Olive Route takes us across the high Aegean seas to Lesbos, in the Eastern Mediterranean.
Cheryl Cheek takes us across the Atlantic in her study of another isolated community of quilters.