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    #1

    "go about"?

    Everyone seems to realize the importance of all three needs—the need for belongingness, mastery, and autonomy—for happiness, and almost all of our actions can be explained as an attempt to fulfill one or more of these needs. But, it’s not just the fulfillment of these needs that determines our happiness; what also determines it is how we go about trying to fulfill them.
    https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog...-yet-not-happy
    Does "go about" in this context mean "to tackle (a problem or task)"?

    (go about: definition#3
    http://www.collinsdictionary.com/dic...glish/go-about)

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    Re: "go about"?

    Yes.

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