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Meaning of “get/set to work” in the English Dictionary

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get/set to work

to ​start doing a ​job or a ​piece of work: We'd ​better get to work onstacking 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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