Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: undertook
IPA transcription: [,ʌndɚt'ʊk]
Pronunciations of undertook
Usage examples
  • Antonia undertook to explain.
  • "No!--you undertook to do so."
  • Well, the eldest son undertook the task.
  • After having been towed, it undertook to tow.
  • Well, on the third day the youngest son undertook the task.
  • The queen undertook his cure, and by a medicated bath gradually restored him to health.
  • So I got his ship's papers, and the manifests of cargo, and undertook to see to the trans-shipment.
  • However, he, for a hundred pounds, undertook to wet all the priming, and assist in taking the ship.
  • He undertook to be at Durnmelling at the time appointed, and to let nothing prevent him from seeing his new client.
  • Yesterday Douglas, having chosen to consider himself insulted by something in the 'Journal,' undertook to cane Francis in the street.
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