One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘when this fondue comes off it is a very fine dish indeed’
succeed, be successful, be a success, pan out, work, turn out well, work out, go as planned, produce the desired result, get results
informal make it, make the grade, pay off
2‘Anthony always came off worse in an argument’
end up, finish up
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