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push for something — phrasal verb
to demand that something be done or to take strong action to cause
something to happen:
The unions are pushing for job security even if it means settling for
modest wage increases.
resumption noun [S or U]
UK /rɪˈzʌmp.ʃən/ US /rɪˈzʌmp.ʃən/
the start of something again after it has stopped:
The president called for an immediate ceasefire and a resumption of
negotiations between the two sides.
(from Cambridge Dictionary)
the run-up to something
the period of time just before an important event
in the run-up to the election
The difficulty of the problem challenged them to find a solution.