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keep to sth

(SUBJECT)
主题
phrasal verb with keep /kiːp/ verb (kept)
If you keep to a particular subject, you only talk about that subject
不背离,不偏离(某一主题)
For heaven's sake let's keep to the point or we'll never reach any decisions.
看在老天的份上,我们别跑题,否则什么都决定不下来。
Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
(Definition of keep to sth phrasal verb, verb (SUBJECT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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