By mid-afternoon both legs were feeling tight and his breath was coming in rapid puffs each time he tackled one of the ever lengthening climbs.
She was a considerable linguist and knew English, Italian and some Latin, though she never tackled Greek.
Jenn tackled the guardsman trying to close the door.
The robed man tackled her, and the amulet went flying.
Copious extracts from a diary kept by him at this time are given by Bain; they show how methodically he read and wrote, studied chemistry and botany, tackled advanced mathematical problems, made notes on the scenery and the people and customs of the country.