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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “set up shop”

set up shop

to start your own business
開創自己的企業;創業
She set up shop back in 1965 with a very small restaurant in the Kings Road.
1965年她以國王路上一家很小的餐館爲起點開創了自己的事業。
Starting, succeeding and failing in business
(Definition of set up shop from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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