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keep to sth

phrasal verb with keep     /kiːp/ verb ( past tense and past participle kept)
STAY SOMEWHERE
B2 to stay in one particular area: We kept to main roads all the way.Staying and remainingWaiting
NOT CHANGE PLANS
B2 to do what you have promised or planned to do: I think we should keep to our original plan.Succeeding, achieving and fulfilling
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