1. phrasal verb The way you go about a task or problem is the way you approach it and deal with it. tackle [V P n/v-ing] ⇒ I want him back, but I just don't know how to go about it. 2. phrasal verb When you are going about your normal activities, you are doing them. [V P n] ⇒ We were simply going about our business when we were pounced upon by these police officers. 3. phrasal verb → go If you go about in a particular way, you behave or dress in that way, often as part of your normal life. [V P prep] ⇒ He used to go about in a black cape. [V P v-ing] ⇒ He went about looking ill and unhappy.
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