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set about sth

phrasal verb with set uk   /set/  us   /set/ verb (present participle setting, past tense and past participle set)
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set about sth

phrasal verb with set uk   us   /set/ verb (setting, set, set)
to start to do or deal with something: He took some bookkeeping courses and set about finding a job.
(Definition of set about sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “set about sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 开始做,开始处理…
in Chinese (Traditional) 開始做,開始處理…
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