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put sb onto sth

verb uk phrasal verb with put   /pʊt/ ( present participle putting, past tense and past participle put) us  
to introduce a person to something or someone that could bring them an advantage: David put me onto a wonderful vegetarian cookery book. Can you put me onto (= tell me where to find) a good dentist?
Translations of “put sb onto sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 向(某人)介紹(對其有益的人或物)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 向(某人)介绍(对其有益的人或物)…
(Definition of put sb onto sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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