go into sth Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “go into sth” - Learner’s Dictionary

go into sth

phrasal verb with go     /ɡəʊ/ verb [I] ( present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
START
to start to do a particular type of work: What made you decide to go into politics?Jobs, careers and professionsWorking
DESCRIBE
to describe, discuss, or examine something in a detailed way: She didn't go into any detail about the job.Elaborating, specifying and simplifying
BE USED
If an amount of time, money, or effort goes into a product or activity, it is used or spent creating that product or doing that activity: A lot of effort has gone into producing this play.Using and misusing
(Definition of go into sth from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
by ,
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

Read More 

Word of the Day

nutty

containing, tasting of, or similar to nuts

Word of the Day

bio-banding noun
bio-banding noun
April 25, 2016
in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

Read More