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English definition of “get into sth”

get into sth

phrasal verb with get     /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got, US gotten)
BE CHOSEN B2 to succeed in being chosen or elected for a position in a school or other organization Elections
BE INTERESTED to become interested in an activity or subject , or start being involved in an activity : How did you get into journalism ?Taking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' willStarting and beginningStarting again
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