One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the drug acted directly on the blood vessels’
affect, have an effect on, influence, exert influence on, work on, have an impact on, impact on, alter, change, modify, transform, condition, control
have no effect on
2‘he was merely acting on the orders of the party leader’
comply with, act in accordance with, follow, go along with
obey, take heed of, heed, conform to, abide by, adhere to, stick to, stand by, uphold, fulfil, meet, discharge
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