Phrasal Verb: Take on
Meaning: Allow passengers on a ship or plane
Example: The plane stopped at Zurich to TAKE ON some passengers.
Meaning: Assume a responsibility
Example: She TOOK ON the task of indexing the book.
Example: The council has had to TAKE ON twenty extra employees to handle their increased workload.
Other Phrasal Verbs
We have 19 phrasal verbs with 'TAKE'