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Definición de “set the wheels in motion” en inglés

set the wheels in motion

to do something that will cause a series of actions to start: I thought a phone call to the right person might set the wheels in motion.
(Definition of set the wheels in motion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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first:

(a person or thing) coming before all others in order, time, amount, quality, or importance

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Countability – grammar codes

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Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

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ped-text verb

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to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

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