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get on to/onto sth

phrasal verb with get uk   /ɡet/ us   /ɡet/ verb present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US usually gotten
  • (PERSON)

UK to speak or write to a person or organization because you want him, her, or it to help you in some way: Did you remember to get on to the plumber about the shower?
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in Chinese (Simplified) 话题, 转而谈论,开始讨论(另一话题)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 話題, 轉而談論,開始討論(另一話題)…
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