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How do you say...

Last thursday, I stumbled, fell and hurt my knee. Those are more or less the words I used to describe it to my English-speaking friends, for lack of better words.

Off the top of my head, I can think of five argot/colloquial French verbs or phrases to describe "stumble and fall". And not one in English. Can you? Please?
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