fall / fall down
@ The bird had fallen from a nest.
@ The bird had fallen down from a nest.
Any further explanation between fell & fell down with explicit examples?
To fall means: to move from a higher to a lower level, typically rapidly and without control:
Bombs could be seen falling from the planes
To fall down means: to be inadequate or unsuccessful; fail:
The deal fell down because there were a number of unanswered questions.
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