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What does "look into" mean?



 
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What does "look into" mean? #1 (permalink) Tue Jun 12, 2007 16:29 pm   What does "look into" mean?
 

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ESL/EFL Test #140 "Idioms with the phrasal verb look", question 2

The treasurer assured his constituents that he would ......... the scandal shortly after the results of the general election were made public.

(a) look into
(b) look up
(c) look over
(d) look after

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #140 "Idioms with the phrasal verb look", answer 2

The treasurer assured his constituents that he would look into the scandal shortly after the results of the general election were made public.

Correct answer: (a) look into
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What does "look into" mean? #2 (permalink) Wed Jun 13, 2007 7:39 am   What does "look into" mean?
 

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The answer is directly above your question.
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What does "look into" mean? #3 (permalink) Mon Oct 25, 2010 21:01 pm   What does "look into" mean?
 

Can you please explain the meaning difference between "look into" and "look over" with example also?
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What does "look into" mean? #4 (permalink) Mon Oct 25, 2010 23:00 pm   What does "look into" mean?
 

Look into = investigate. The police will look into the affair.
Look over = review. The teacher will look over your essay and grade it.
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