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look into sth

phrasal verb with look uk   us   /lʊk/ verb
B2 to examine the facts about a problem or situation: We're looking into the possibility of merging the two departments.
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in Chinese (Traditional) 調查,研究…
in Russian расследовать что-либо…
in Turkish incelemek, (nedenini) araştırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 调查,研究…
in Polish badać coś…
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