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English definition of “get on to/onto sth”

get on to/onto sth

(PERSON) UK phrasal verb with get     /ɡet/ verb (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US gotten)
to speak or write to a person or organization because you wanthim, her, or it to help you in some way: Did you remember to get on to the plumber about the shower ?Communicating and keeping in touch
(Definition of get on to/onto sth (PERSON) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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