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get/set to work

to start doing a job or a piece of work: We'd better get to work on stacking this wood if we want to finish before it gets dark.
(Definition of get/set to work from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “get/set to work”
in Chinese (Simplified) 开始工作, 着手一项工作…
in Chinese (Traditional) 開始工作, 著手一項工作…
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