Phrasal Verb: Take on

Take on

Meaning: Allow passengers on a ship or plane

Example: The plane stopped at Zurich to TAKE ON some passengers.

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Take on

Meaning: Assume a responsibility

Example: She TOOK ON the task of indexing the book.

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Take on

Meaning: Employ

Example: The council has had to TAKE ON twenty extra employees to handle their increased workload.

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