1. clever at 善于
（1）He tried to be clever at my expense.
（2）He is clever at driving.
2. close to 接近,亲近
（1）Stick close to me and you won't get lost.
（2）Everyone felt that the speaker's remarks hit close to home.
3. come in contact with 与…取得联系
（1）Farm workers frequently come in contact with these insecticides.
（2）Carrie had never come in contact with such grace.
4. come out of sth. alive 大难不死
（1）If we come out of this alive, what's a few fingers?
（2）But it's unclear if he'll come out of this alive given the scale of the fighting around the presidential villa.
5. come up (with) 提出,拿出
（1）I hope you can come up with a better plan than this.
（2）Another team of scientists has come up with conflicting evidence.