- go on
the lecture went on for hoursSyn:last, continue, carry on, run on, proceed, endure, persist, take2)
she went on about the seaSyn:talk at length, ramble, rattle on, chatter, prattle; Brit.; informal witter, rabbit3)
I'm not sure what went onSyn:happen, take place, occur, transpire; N.Amer.; informal go down
Synonyms and antonyms dictionary. 2014.