蹩脚口语： siding with sb.
地道口语：held one's own
- OK, so who was better, or tougher? Henman or Agassi?
- They were both great.
- Yeah, I know, but I mean, you held your own more than admirably.
- For a while. But as the game goes on, you see how really good they are. Actually, I'll get this.
- No, no, no, no.
- No, please, Tom, I insist. I insist.
- No, no, no, no, no. Get your dirty great forehand off.
- Thank you. I'll get the next one.