get to work


: to start working
We need to stop delaying and get to work.

Examples of get to work in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Tilda Swinton and Julianne Moore get to work filming The Room Next Door on May 6. 119 of 119 High Times Jared Leto gets ready to rappel down the Empire State Building in New York City in preparation for one of his latest stunts. Stephanie Sengwe, Peoplemag, 10 May 2024 Marshall recalled leaving his family in the living room, pouring a glass of wine and stepping into another room of his house to get to work. Jessica Gelt, Los Angeles Times, 29 Apr. 2024 And, with limited public transportation in south Santa Clara county, many residents rely on their vehicles to get to work, said Edith Ramirez, assistant city manager for Community Development. Luis Melecio-Zambrano, The Mercury News, 26 Apr. 2024 Put your research into a step-by-step plan and get to work in following it through. Jodie Cook, Forbes, 27 Mar. 2024 That's even more reason to grab the soap and get to work. USA TODAY, 14 Apr. 2024 This gives the capsules time to get to your digestive system, to start breaking down, and for the ingredients to get to work. Discover Magazine, 3 Apr. 2024 The outlines of Detroit's upcoming NFL draft are coming together as crews get to work on the event stage. Jenna Prestininzi, Detroit Free Press, 1 Apr. 2024 Mainly, though, these workers were defined at the time by behaviors: inability to get to work regularly and on time, inability to manage issues in their personal lives that got in the way of the job, inability to follow work protocols. Michael Bernick, Forbes, 27 Mar. 2024

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“Get to work.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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