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English definition of “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.
(Definition of onto preposition (CHANGING SUBJECT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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