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get down to work

To begin being serious about something; to begin attending to business or work at hand. I believe that everyone is present for the board meeting, so let's get down to work, shall we?
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She said: "I am absolutely delighted to be in Belfast and to be appointed to this important Cabinet post and I am really looking forward to getting down to work as quickly as possible.
The teams are given identical tasks and must assign a team leader and other roles before getting down to work.
It's a good day for me, I'm very happy and looking forward to hopefully getting down to work and trying to help us get some points in the league and climb up the table.
So I'm looking forward to Martin coming in, joining the group, getting to know the group and then getting down to work straight away.
Palios, though, remains upbeat and said getting over the disappointment of missing out on a return to the Football League was simply a matter of getting down to work.
My game feels good," insisted McIlroy, who took three days off last week following his semi-final defeat in defence of his Match Play title before getting down to work with coach Michael Bannon at home in Florida.
Getting down to work, the 2016 NH Legislature was set to begin work for the year at 10 a.
Given that most of our projects have a long development stage; its a nice change to be getting down to work straight away with a client that already knows exactly what they want.
Head coach David Wagner held a team meeting in the hotel before getting down to work on the training ground.
Many believe the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government is finally getting down to work after coming to power in February this year following a massive victory in state assembly elections.
That is what the job is all about - having the players around, getting out on the training Turn to Page 47 FROM BACK PAGE pitch and getting down to work, preparing for the new season.
He came in at half-time and made some really good points and he'll start really getting down to work tomorrow.
Cole is relishing this month's football viewing before getting down to work with Villa when they return to pre-season training in early July.
The Lebanese parliament endorsed the new government on Thursday night, with the new cabinet getting down to work after a year-long political deadlock.
Villas-Boas said that it was not his call as he could not control it but he could focus on getting down to work.