View Poll Results: She took ___ the job and enjoyed it.

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Thread: Take

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    #1

    Take


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    Re: Take

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    Re: Take

    Quote Originally Posted by Veronica
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    How about "to"? :wink:

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    Re: Take

    Quote Originally Posted by Veronica
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    How about "to"? :wink:

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    #7
    I wouldn't use 'take up' for a job- a hobby, yes, but not a job.

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    Re: Take

    my choice is to, but i can't explain. Can give me explain?

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    Re: Take

    If you 'take to' something, you find that you can do it easily and enjoy it.

    For phrasal verbs, look here: http://www.usingenglish.com/reference/phrasal-verbs/


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    I'm sure It's that 'Take To' ..!!

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    ... after checking the list http://www.usingenglish.com/reference/phrasal-verbs/ out :D

    Thanks, tdol.

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