This legend has been handed down from father to son.
I handed in my resignation.
Someone handed this parcel in yesterday.（handed it in）
He was standing at the door of the theatre handing out leaflets.（handing leaflets out/handing them out）
The outgoing Minister handed over his department to his successor.（handed his department over/handed it over）
The hostess handed round coffee and cakes.（handed them round）.
He hung about/around the entrance all day，hoping for a chance to speak to the director.
Everyone approved of the scheme but when we asked for volunteers they all hung back.
hang on to（tr）抓住不放，不肯交出，不放手（俗语化的用法）：
I'd hang on to that old coat if I were you.It might be useful.
The rain fortunately held off till after the school sports day.
hold on（intr） 等待（特指打电话时）：
Yes，Mr Pitt is in.If you hold on for a moment I'll get him for you.
The survivors on the rock signalled that they were short of water but could hold out for another day.
The strikers held out for six weeks before agreeing to arbitration.
The terrorists held up the train and kept the passengers as hostages.
Masked men held up the cashier and robbed the bank.（held him up）
The bus was held up because a tree had fallen across the road.