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get under way

To start. Let's get under way here—you have an hour to complete the exam. I'm sure you can ask your question once the lecture gets under way.
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Sharon Murdock, executive director of SMTAB, says the effort first got underway in Sudbury about three to four years ago when the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) held a three-day training program for those interested in business retention and expansion.
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