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

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"get/set to work" in British English

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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)

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