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English definition of “onto”

onto

preposition (CHANGING SUBJECT) (also on to)     /ˈɒn.tu/ US  /ˈɑːn.tu/
B2 used about changing to, or starting to talk about, a different subject: How did we get onto this subject? Can we move onto the next item on the agenda? I'd now like to come onto my next point.ChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequently Grammar:On, ontoOn and onto are prepositions.See more
(Definition of onto preposition (CHANGING SUBJECT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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