PHRASAL VERBS,PHRASAL VERBS, PHRASAL VERBS!

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COME UP AGAINST

come up against = face something difficult

 examples:
  • When we first opened our shop, we came up against  many difficulties.
  • When we first came to this neighbourhood, we came up against many unexpected problems.
  • The mayor wants to close one road and open a new one elsewhere but he has come up against many local businesses who disagree.
  • The government has come up against a lot of opposition to their plans.
  • We always come up against smaller or bigger problems in life and we have to solve them. Sometimes we feel we come up against a brick wall, because the problems seem impossible to solve.

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