fall to Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “fall to” in the English Dictionary

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fall to

phrasal verb with fall uk   /fɔːl/  us   /fɑːl/ verb (fell, fallen)
to ​begin doing something ​energetically: There was a lot of ​work to do, so they ​fell to ​immediately.
(Definition of fall to from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fall to”
in Chinese (Simplified) 积极干起来…
in Chinese (Traditional) 積極做起來…
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