I took care to take a place well to the back.
She took a place on the floor, near the back of the room.
Came up to the town and took a place in the government.
You don't want to keep looking or take a place you'll like less.
But one takes a place as head of the family.
She took a place at the end of the table.
He has come to me to take the place of my own.
Would you really take the place of a young child or two?
Maybe she took the place of a daughter he'd never had.
They must have taken the place of the father he had never known.