One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘she succumbed to temptation’
yield, give in, give way, submit, surrender, capitulate, cave in
be overcome by, be overwhelmed by, be conquered by, be beaten by
2‘he succumbed to an obscure lung complaint’
die from, die of, pass away as a result of, be a fatality of
catch, develop, contract, pick up, get, become infected with, suffer from, fall victim to, fall ill with
informal come down with, go down with
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.