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go on

phrasal verb with go
 
/ɡəʊ/ verb (going, went, gone)
B1 to last for a particular period of time: The speech seemed to go on forever.
B1 to happen: What’s going on?
to continue doing something: We can’t go on living like this.
(Definition of go on from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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