1. Our product manager often tries to palm off his responsibility as the project lead on the marketing staff.2. As a dad, you should not avoid taking the responsibility of raising your children. It is not the mother's responsibility alone.3. As a manager, you shouldn't shirk your responsibilities. You should delegate them and make sure you fulfill your responsibilities in a timely manner.
 palm off one's responsibility on somebody as somebody or something avoid taking the responsibility shirk one's responsibilities evade one's responsibilitiespalm off his responsibility as the project lead on the marketing staff = 專案管理師把自己的專案負責人的責任推卸給行銷人員avoid taking the responsibility = 推卸責任
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