begin to deal with;
"approach a task"
"go about a difficult problem"
"approach a new project"
enter upon an activity or enterprise
take the first step or steps in carrying out an action;
"We began working at dawn"
"Who will start?"
"Get working as soon as the sun rises!"
"The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia"
"He began early in the day"
"Let's get down to work now"
- He set about learning Chinese at age ten.
- They set to work accumulating a huge mass of data.
- Do you know how to set about going on this work?
- He knows how to go about repairing the machine.