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do sth over

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verb uk phrasal verb with do   // /du/ /duː/ /duː/ (did, done) us  
to do something again because you did not do it well the first time: The teacher told him to do the assignment over.
Translations of “do sth over”
in Chinese (Traditional) 重做…
in Russian переделывать, делать заново…
in Turkish tekrar yapmak, yeniden yapmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 重做,返工…
in Polish zrobić coś jeszcze raz, powtórzyć coś…
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